Micromachines | Special Issue : Sustainable and Reconfigurable Machines for Mini and Micro-Applications
The need for performances improvement and systems optimization remains an urgency in a wide variety of industrial and scientific fields. This need increases especially in mini and micro applications, in which high precisions and accuracies are required, and the instrumental obsolescence can negatively influence the system performance.
Everyday Sollers: What’s inside e-waste? How much copper is inside an extractor fan? Easy strip down
Just a regular woman taking apart items of e-waste to see what is inside and what copper can be saved.
Interwoven LIVE EVENT – Sustainable Success in 2020: The Power of Community with Black Cowboy Coffee
Black Cowboy Coffee’s genius branding, his community-oriented approach to sustainability, making his product go viral, and why 2020 didn’t faze founder John Otagburuagu.
Electrocatalytic synthesis represents highly tunable and versatile green chemistry approach to carbon dioxide conversion into value-added chemicals, synthesis of industrially-important precursors to pharmaceuticals and plastics, valorization of biomass by-products and wastewater treatment. When powered by renewable energy sources, it can also serve as a chemical storage solution to surplus electricity. The work in this group is focused on the development of efficient and selective electrocatalysts for these sustainable transformations and studies of reaction mechanisms to improve target product yields.
INTERVIEW: ‘Hero of the Planet’ Bill McDonough calls for a rethink of carbon in the circular economy
Bill McDonough pulled no punches. “It’s a very, very serious issue. The science is clear and the signals are seriously scary. Let’s just face it,” he said during an hour-long Zoom meeting from his home in Virginia in the US.
Circle Economy partners with ICLEI to support 10 cities in taking the first steps on their circular economy journey – Circle Economy
Over the next 9 months, ICLEI experts will guide 10 pilot cities in developing circular economy strategies using the Circle City Scan Tool, an online tool developed by Circle Economy to enable local governments and city change agents to identify and prioritise circular opportunities in their city…
Our unique Uganda travel programs cater for adventurous individuals from all walks of life – teachers, students, outdoor enthusiasts, and more. Responsible Tourism Tour programs are not tours but experiences that allow participants to become immersed in the cultures and adventures of distant lands.
The Sustainable Neighbourhood Action Program (SNAP) is a proven solution for sustainable urban renewal that places neighbourhoods at the centre of the implementation framework. TRCA developed SNAP to help municipalities as they implement change-related urban renewal initiatives.
Make A Fashion Statement – We’re not talking about pink cowboy boots. We’re talking about a real statement. State that you’re sick of fast fashion and meaningless consumption. State that you’re ready for ethical and sustainable alternatives. Discover our collection of positive-statement pieces. Sustainable looks with amazing stories behind them. So you can make your fashion statement.
Abandoned prisons in North Carolina are being converted to sustainable farms thanks to Growing Change.