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Nike, Circular Economy Firm Miniwiz Develop Sustainable Packaging from Trash
Source: Environmental Leader, 3/27/17
Summary: Nike has developed new sustainable packaging for its shoes, working in collaboration with Arthur Huang, the CEO and founder of Taiwanese firm Miniwiz, which recycles consumer and industrial waste into new products.
The lightweight packaging is made entirely of post-consumer materials such as milk and orange juice containers, and morning coffee lids. The box is produced from a single process Polypropylene with no added chemicals. The modular design allows it to be used as a stackable, interlocking component of a product display or storage system, Nike says.
ACEEE Accepting Applications for Scholarship to Attend 2017 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry
Source: Environmental News Bits, 3/21/17
Summary: ACEEE is now accepting applications for Linda Latham Scholarships to attend their 2017 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry in Denver, Colorado from August 15 -18, 2017.
Applicants must be an undergraduate or graduate student in an accredited college or university whose course work is related to energy/energy efficiency, climate change, environmental science, or a related field of study, and who is considering a career in energy/ energy efficiency. "Latham Scholars" will be exposed to new ideas and opportunities as they interact with energy efficiency experts from around the world.
The application deadline is April 10, 2017.
NASA's Green Thumb for Green Aviation
Source: Machine Design, 3/20/17
Summary: The New Horizon Aviation Program's charter is to strengthen the aviation industry over the next 20 years by introducing new technologies, as well as find ways to improve on efficiency and reduce pollution.
How Americans Think About Climate Change, in Six Maps
Source: New York Times, 3/21/17
Summary: Americans overwhelmingly believe that global warming is happening, and that carbon emissions should be scaled back. But fewer are sure that the changes will harm them personally. New data released by Yale researchers gives the most detailed view yet of public opinion on global warming.
GE Turns Recycled Water into Wine (or rather Winery Process Water)
Source: Environmental Leader, 3/2/17
Summary: General Electric has partnered with wine industry services provider Winesecrets and the University of California Davis to pilot a program using captured rainwater in wine production.
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