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Indian expat student collects 15,000kg paper waste in Dubai

The student, Nia Tony, was honoured during the 22nd edition of the Emirates Recycling Awards in Dubai on Monday, reports the Khaleej Times.

Jun 12, 2019, 13:57 PM IST

This newly-developed rewritable material can help reduce paper waste - Read

Researchers Ting Wang, Dairong Chen and colleagues from Shandong University in China made the new material out of tungsten oxide and a common polymer used in medicines and food.

Nov 07, 2016, 23:56 PM IST

Paper waste turned into green aerogel

They can be squeezed to recover over 99 per cent of the crude oil absorbed.

Feb 07, 2016, 21:01 PM IST