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Oxo-biodegradable Plastics: Making the Environment More Efficient

Oxo-biodegradable Plastics

Oxo-biodegradable plastics are plastics that degrade when placed under certain conditions. But how are they different from biodegradable plastics you might ask? Oxo-Biodegradable plastic uses metal salts to start and speed up the degradation process. This results in extremely small fragments of plastic that no longer visually pollute the environment. Oxo-biodegradable (OXO) plastic, functions in …

An Innovative Effort to Convert Ocean Waste into Bathroom Amenities

Ocean Waste into Bathroom Amenities

The innovation in technology never fails to amaze! The recent past has witnessed numerous companies that have come up with technological advancements that work towards eliminating pollution. One of them is  Nurture Hospitality, a US-based organization that specializes in hotel guest bathroom amenities. They have launched a sharp social message ‘WE CARE’ and are aimed …

Environment Related Initiatives – AIPMA

Environment Related Initiatives

All India Plastics Manufacturer’s Association – popularly known as AIPMA – is one of the oldest and largest apex body of the plastic industry in India. Founded by industry visionaries, the association is a professionally managed body guided by leading industrialists and professionals of the industry. Headquartered in Mumbai, the association has regional offices in …

Turning Plastics Waste into Viable Low-Cost Fuel

Turning Plastics Waste into Viable Low CostFuel

Given the need to meet the world’s rising energy needs, policy makers have been calling for a comprehensive energy policy program. The energy recovery from plastic waste is one such example of innovative energy approach, that has been getting a lot of attention lately. There are a couple of reasons plastic is considered as a …

Scope of Plastics in Saving Energy

Scope of Plastics in Saving Energy

Plastics have become an indispensable part of our lives, and we cannot imagine the world without them. They also play a vital role in reducing the environmental footprint of energy production. Just have a look at the scope of plastics in saving energy. Efficient insulation Nowadays in most of the buildings, plastics are extensively used …