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2011-06-30 00:00:29

EcoloBlue, leader in atmospheric water generators that provide 99.9% pure water from the humidity in the air, offers the new Mobile Solar Cabinet. EcoloBlue offers a sustainable product line that includes solar, wind, water and biodegradable plastics - with a major emphasis on renewable water filtration, purification and delivery. For more information visit http://www.ecoloblue.com or call (800) 691-6043. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 29, 2011 EcoloBlue is now offering a 2000 Watt Programmable...

2011-05-31 16:34:01

Research from North Carolina State University shows that so-called biodegradable products are likely doing more harm than good in landfills, because they are releasing a powerful greenhouse gas as they break down. "Biodegradable materials, such as disposable cups and utensils, are broken down in landfills by microorganisms that then produce methane," says Dr. Morton Barlaz, co-author of a paper describing the research and professor and head of NC State's Department of Civil, Construction, and...

2011-05-18 04:30:00

DALLAS, Texas, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Biodegradable Plastics Market: by Types (Starch, PLA, PHA, PCL and PBS) Applications, Regulations, Prices, Trends & Forecast (2011-2016)" analyzes the biodegradable plastics by types and applications and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities for the biodegradable plastics in North America, Europe, Asia, and ROW. Browse 121 market data tables and figures with 361 pages and in-depth TOC on Biodegradable...

2010-12-29 08:30:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 29, 2010 /PRNewswirel-FirstCall/ -- Casey Container Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSEY) today announced that senior management is focusing on the manufacturing of its preforms which are used to produce biodegradable plastic bottles and containers. This decision comes as the Company has received purchase orders and numerous inquiries for its biodegradable plastic solution for bottled water and other consumer product containers that use traditional plastic materials....

2010-12-14 13:30:13

Environmentalists around the world agree "” plastic bags are choking our landfills and polluting our seas. Now a Tel Aviv University researcher is developing new laboratory methods using corn starch and sugar to help sustainable plastics "” those that biodegrade and are even tougher than those made from petrochemicals "” compete in the industry. The answer to the problem, Prof. Moshe Kol of Tel Aviv University's School of Chemistry says, is a new variety of catalysts...

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