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Packaging With 100 Percent Recycled Material? This Is BMW's Target for 2024
Packaging With 100 Percent Recycled Material? This Is BMW's Target for 2024

16 Aug 2022, 19:03 UTC / With a history in the field of sustainability dating back to the '70s, BMW is now focusing on the micro levels through which it can reduce pollution

 
Used BMW i3 Batteries, Power Bikes and Kinetic Floor Make Coldplay’s Tour the Greenest Yet
Used BMW i3 Batteries, Power Bikes and Kinetic Floor Make Coldplay’s Tour the Greenest Yet

15 Oct 2021, 08:38 UTC / In 2022, Coldplay goes back on tour, and it will hopefully lay the blueprint for future sustainable shows, thanks to BMW

 
Airbus A330 Is Turned Into Giant Stage for Upcoming Desert Rave
Airbus A330 Is Turned Into Giant Stage for Upcoming Desert Rave

26 Jul 2021, 14:00 UTC / The Monegros Desert Festival is preparing for next year’s edition, including a “secret” stage for 1,000 guests where they will “fly without wings”

 
Here’s a Cut-Up Boeing 727 Slowly Crawling Down the Motorway to Its New Home
Here’s a Cut-Up Boeing 727 Slowly Crawling Down the Motorway to Its New Home

2 Mar 2021, 12:53 UTC / Pytch Air was bought by a businessman in 2018 but is just now put to good use: it’s being transformed into an office building

 
New Initiatives Are Putting Old Plastics in Our Cars
New Initiatives Are Putting Old Plastics in Our Cars

22 Jun 2020, 08:53 UTC / Did you know that your cup holder is now being made from the same cups and bottles it has previously held. So is the sound-proofing

 
Polestar Turns to Cool, Sustainable Materials and 3D Print for Its Interiors
Polestar Turns to Cool, Sustainable Materials and 3D Print for Its Interiors

12 Feb 2020, 14:12 UTC / Volvo’s electric brand moves forward on sustainability through partnership with Bcomp, through inclusion of recycled materials in car interiors

 
Ford Will Be Putting McDonald’s Coffee Bean Skin Into Your Car
Ford Will Be Putting McDonald’s Coffee Bean Skin Into Your Car

4 Dec 2019, 22:00 UTC / The latest partnership aims to reduce waste by using usually discarded coffee chaff to create a new material that can be used to enforce certain vehicle parts

 
UK Parking Operator Offers Free Parking For Plastic Bottles
UK Parking Operator Offers Free Parking For Plastic Bottles

17 Oct 2018, 18:08 UTC / Drivers can bring as many empty plastic bottles as they want and claim vouchers for parking at the CitiPark site in Leeds

 
“Heavy Sea” Is a Wake-Up Call for Whoever Is Willing to Listen
“Heavy Sea” Is a Wake-Up Call for Whoever Is Willing to Listen

18 Feb 2016, 16:44 UTC / Find out where all the used tires go when they're discarded through the wonderful work of a Spanish visual artist named Pejac

 
Ford Is Looking Towards the Gecko for Future Technologies
Ford Is Looking Towards the Gecko for Future Technologies

22 Oct 2015, 16:01 UTC / You could recycle older cars if you find a way to disassemble them without ruining them completely. That is what Ford is after

 
Aileron Is a Skateboard Made from Recycled Carbon Fiber
Aileron Is a Skateboard Made from Recycled Carbon Fiber

6 Aug 2015, 17:56 UTC / There may be a lot of skateboards allegedly made of carbon fiber, but this one seems to be using the left overs from the rocket industry

 
The Seal Recycled Tires Speaker Will Cheer Your Petrolhead Desire for Good Music
The Seal Recycled Tires Speaker Will Cheer Your Petrolhead Desire for Good Music

2 Jun 2015, 15:01 UTC / They all tell you to leave you're life in a more sustainable way, to keep the environment safer. We're thinking this recycled tire turn into speaker should work

 
TireFlops Could Solve One of Auto Industry’s Biggest Waste Problems
TireFlops Could Solve One of Auto Industry’s Biggest Waste Problems

21 Jan 2015, 17:22 UTC / It’s estimated that around 1.5 billion new tires are produced annually, but that number is constantly growing. More than half of all used tires are simply burned for their fuel value, but that...

 
South Korean Artist Turns Scrap Tires into Frighting Sculptures <span>· Video</span>
South Korean Artist Turns Scrap Tires into Frighting Sculptures · Video

16 Oct 2014, 16:40 UTC / While us petrol heads enjoy sportscars drifting and tires turning into smoke on the race track, here stands the world with a great problem: pollution. With Americans generating about 285 million scr...

 
You Can Make Flip-Flops and Furniture Out Of Used Tires
You Can Make Flip-Flops and Furniture Out Of Used Tires

12 Aug 2014, 15:18 UTC / 21st century might be an interesting turning point in mankind’s way of handling its million tons of waste. While an estimated 1.5 billion tires are discarded each year worldwide, eco-minded sm...

 
Half of GM Plants Recycle Waste
Half of GM Plants Recycle Waste

13 Dec 2010, 19:10 UTC / Perhaps an achievement even bigger then the launch of the Chevrolet Volt when it comes to the environment is American manufacturer's GM commitment to recycling the waste by its facilities. So f...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Takes the Green Path
2011 Ford Explorer Takes the Green Path

5 Aug 2010, 15:05 UTC / American manufacturer Ford revealed today another important characteristic of the newly launched 2011 Explorer SUV, scheduled to go on sale later this year. According to Ford, the SUV comes with an ...

 
Toyota Prius' Battery Recycling Plan
Toyota Prius' Battery Recycling Plan

2 Jul 2009, 12:10 UTC / Being environmentally friendly does not necessarily mean than you are completely waste free. Ever wondered what would happen to hybrid batteries once their run out of "juice"? Well, Toyota...