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Scientists Develop New Mutant Enzyme That Devours Plastic in Hours, Could Revolutionize Recycling Industry

ICT News- Apr 17, 2020

Scientists Develop New Mutant Enzyme That Devours Plastic in Hours, Could Revolutionize Recycling Industry

The new breakthrough in plastic recycling was praised by many leading experts and it's expected to be used in plastic bottle production in the near future.

Solar-Powered Boats Will Wipe Away 2.4 Mil Tons Of River Waste

Features- Mar 02, 2020

Solar-Powered Boats Will Wipe Away 2.4 Mil Tons Of River Waste

Plastic is really causing damage to the environment. The Ocean Cleanup has created some kind of barge running on the rivers and collecting waste.

Indian Genius Teaches The World How To Construct Roads With Plastic

Features- Feb 10, 2020

Indian Genius Teaches The World How To Construct Roads With Plastic

Plastic takes forever to degrade and disappear. Indian scientist Rajagopalan Vasudevan has figured out how to use recycled plastic waste to construct roads.

Indian Oil Corporation Will Soon Be Able To Turn Plastic Waste Into Oil

Features- Nov 06, 2019

Indian Oil Corporation Will Soon Be Able To Turn Plastic Waste Into Oil

India’s biggest PSU retailer and refiner, Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL), is close to finalizing a method to help the country get rid of single-use plastic

Pornhub Is Planning To Save Oceans & Prevent Plastic Pollution

Features- Aug 29, 2019

Pornhub Is Planning To Save Oceans & Prevent Plastic Pollution

The video has been public on the official website of PornHub. Each view from its visitors will donate a small amount of money to a non-profit organization called Ocean Polymers.

This House Is Built From 612,000 Plastic Bottles And Can Survive 525Km/h Winds

Features- Jul 23, 2019

This House Is Built From 612,000 Plastic Bottles And Can Survive 525Km/h Winds

The plastic bottles were shredded, melted, and injected with gas to make them a plastic-based foam with several advantages over conventional materials.

Indian Supermarket Should Use Banana Leaves To Package Products Instead Of Plastic Like This

Features- Mar 31, 2019

Indian Supermarket Should Use Banana Leaves To Package Products Instead Of Plastic Like This

1200 crores tonnes of plastic waste will be thrown away in landfills as well as in oceans in the world before the year 2050 ends.

Plastics Traces Have Been Found In The World’s Most Pristine Areas

Features- Feb 28, 2019

Plastics Traces Have Been Found In The World’s Most Pristine Areas

There are plastic contaminants in the eggs of fulmar living in far subarctic regions, is there any place left free from our plastic waste?

Scientists Convert Plastic Waste Into 100% Clean Fuel, Saving Earth

Features- Feb 15, 2019

Scientists Convert Plastic Waste Into 100% Clean Fuel, Saving Earth

Scientists have figured out a great idea to change plastic waste into a 100 % clean fuel for cars to recycle plastic waste.

This Boat Is Made Entirely From Recycled Plastics And Flip Flops

Features- Feb 05, 2019

This Boat Is Made Entirely From Recycled Plastics And Flip Flops

Some may find a boat sitting on the island Lamu of Kenya an interesting, beautiful artwork. But it's not as simple as that, it's made from plastics.

This Company Can Power Vehicles With Plastic Waste, Helping Us Protect The Environment

Features- Jan 02, 2019

This Company Can Power Vehicles With Plastic Waste, Helping Us Protect The Environment

Waste2tricity has come up with a method to convert plastic waste into hydrogen power to run vehicles.

Even The Deepest Place On Earth Cannot Escape From Plastic

Features- Jan 01, 2019

Even The Deepest Place On Earth Cannot Escape From Plastic

A recent study discovered that Mariana Trench, the deepest point on earth was polluted by plastics.