The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) on Monday said its researchers have developed a sustainable antimicrobial wrapping material that can prevent packaged food contamination by bacteria as well as reduce the plastic waste generated in the environment when disposing off the wrappers.
Computer science has generated important advances in diverse areas of knowledge, policy, production, and consumption, enabling informed decision-making that reduces the environmental impacts of society.
We are now accepting entries for the 2020 SEAL Award for Environmental Initiatives. This award is forspecific initiatives only (as compared to overall, company-wide sustainability performance award which is selected solely on an analytical basis using resources like the CDP A-List database).
The EU’s Plastics Strategy will significantly increase demand for circular business models and greener products. The EIT’s Climate KIC is working with European innovators to seize the business opportunity this creates, and support them in getting from visionary idea to profitable activity, write…