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Bioplastic ‘Could Cut 50M Tons of E-Waste’

Italian company Bio-on has released a bioplastics polymer that is 100 percent biodegradable in water and soil and can be used as a substrate for electrical circuits. When combined with suitable nanofillers, the polymer can act as an electricity conductor, the company says. Bio-on hopes that the product could help … Read more »

CO2 Could Produce Valuable Chemical Cheaply

Brown and Yale Universities researchers say they have found a cheaper, more sustainable way to use CO2 to make acrylate, an important commodity chemical used to make materials from polyester fabrics to diapers. Chemical companies churn out billions of tons of acrylate each year, usually by heating propylene, a compound … Read more »

Contract Wins: Sumitomo, InterCore Energy, University of California, Aqua America, GEI Consultants

Sumitomo Corporation has bought GE’s share in the 550 MW Desert Sunlight Solar Farm under construction in the California desert, east of Palm Springs. This investment gives the Japanese-based company 25 percent ownership of the solar project, which, according to the US Department of the Interior, is the largest solar … Read more »