Fukushima now turning rice into low carbon plastic?

The rice that cannot be consumed is being used as plastic by businesses across Japan

Research for circular plastics economy offered £7m funding

The whole of the product lifecycle is in scope, from extraction and novel and conventional production, to maximising the longevity and value achieved while in use and to recycling and recovery at the end of life

Governmental clean energy spending rose by 50% in Covid recovery

However, developing economies represent just one-tenth of this spending, a new report claims

‘COP26 is a watershed moment to a put a human-intrinsic shift into the mainstream’

IP Week saw some of the world’s key players in environmental action collaborate on the key issues such as COP26 and a green COVID-19 recovery – here’s what some had to say