biodegradable

Six-pack beer rings no longer harmful to marine life!- Watch

Six-pack beer rings no longer harmful to marine life!- Watch

Do you know that the plastic six-packs rings of beer cans can pose a threat to marine life? Well, many might not be aware of it, but this plastic sheet can be dangerous to sea creatures.

May 19, 2016, 21:43 PM IST
Indian scientists' DNA device generates power from touch

Indian scientists' DNA device generates power from touch

Indian researchers have designed a new flexible, biodegradable nano-generator made with DNA that can harvest energy from everyday motion and turn it into electrical power.

Aug 16, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

Northern Railway plans to convert waste into bio-fuel

Northern Railway is planning to convert solid waste into bio-fuel as a part of Green Initiative.

Jun 12, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

Oxford becomes first British city to ban non-recyclable food containers

Oxford may be known the world over for its famous university -- but it is not far behind in terms of action to safeguard the environment.

Apr 14, 2015, 16:29 PM IST

IBM makes biodegradable plastic from plants

IBM researchers on Tuesday said they have discovered a way to make Earth-friendly plastic from plants that could replace petroleum-based products tough on the environment.

Mar 09, 2010, 16:51 PM IST

Alternative packaging from biodegradable farm waste

Two young American businessmen have developed a green alternative to ubiquitous polystyrene packaging -- made from farm waste and mushrooms -- that uses 10 times less energy to produce, and biodegrades into a natural fertilizer.

Dec 07, 2009, 10:08 AM IST