Things labeled "just add water" are usually highly-processed foods and novelty bath tub toys, but new research from the UK’s National Physical Laboratory may change all of that.
What is the most economically and environmentally sound way to recycle cathode ray tube (CRT) glass used in older televisions?
Battery recycling plants in the developing world are leaving local children with dangerous levels of lead in their bodies.
I used to like to make pretend things out of cardboard when I was child. But I never thought they’d really be making things out of cardboard when I was an adult.
Open-air e-waste dismantling sites should be banned, say researchers, as new evidence shows they pollute the atmosphere and could have a significant effect on human health.
Recently, we brought you the first place winner of this year's eVolo Magazine Skyscraper Competition, the LO2P Recycling Skycraper from Atelier CMJN of France.
How many old phones and other gadgets do you have sitting around at the back of a drawer? You could soon turn them into instant ready cash - and incidentally help the planet - simply by dropping them into a slot.
As we stand in our living rooms looking at the mountain of Christmas packaging around us, it's good to hear about a new technique claimed to allow 100 percent of plastics to be recycled.
Researchers at the University of Stuttgart in Berlin have designed a next-gen, "grid-positive" residence that is completely encased in glass.
Elextrolux is attempting to bolster its green credentials by hauling a team on a global journey - to save six vacuum cleaners' worth of plastic.
Chemists at the University of York have discovered a way of recycling waste from LCD televisions to make a substance that combats hospital infections.
A boat built from 12,000 plastic bottles it to set sail this month, with the aim of crossing the Pacific Ocean.
Developing countries are in danger of disappearing under a mountain of e-waste, according to UN experts.