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Circular Economy Principles Would Break the Legs of the Traditional Automotive Industry
Circular Economy Principles Would Break the Legs of the Traditional Automotive Industry

20 Aug 2023, 16:44 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Export platforms would die if most countries adopted the idea of reducing, reusing, and recycling cars and their components.

 
Skoda Prioritizes Sustainability, Uses Olive Tree Leaves To Tan the Enyaq iV's Leather
Skoda Prioritizes Sustainability, Uses Olive Tree Leaves To Tan the Enyaq iV's Leather

30 May 2023, 09:38 UTC · By: Mircea Mazuru / Customers of the Enyaq iV that go for the EcoSuite interior will be sitting on the seats upholstered with eco-friendly genuine leather

 
Ever Wonder What Happens to a Camper's Leftover Bits? iKamper Breathes New Life Into Them
Ever Wonder What Happens to a Camper's Leftover Bits? iKamper Breathes New Life Into Them

28 Apr 2023, 11:00 UTC · By: Cristian Curmei / A recent pursuit by truck camper gear manufacturer iKamper has them salvaging bits and pieces of roof-top tents and transforming them into campsite tools

 
This Refurbished City Bus Is Now a Sauna on Wheels Traveling Across Japan
This Refurbished City Bus Is Now a Sauna on Wheels Traveling Across Japan

3 Apr 2023, 14:19 UTC · By: Ancuta Iosub / The aim of the project was to breathe new life into a disused bus and give it a new identity. The narrow space inside serves as a good setting for a sauna

 
Audi's MaterialLoop Project Uses Recycled Car Parts in the Production of New Vehicles
Audi's MaterialLoop Project Uses Recycled Car Parts in the Production of New Vehicles

4 Mar 2023, 14:28 UTC · By: Mircea Mazuru / One of the ways of making the automotive industry more sustainable is recycling - and Audi is exploring the circular economy potential of end-of-life vehicles

 
Fully Integrated Electric Recycling and Waste Trucks Will Hit Phoenix Streets in Autumn
Fully Integrated Electric Recycling and Waste Trucks Will Hit Phoenix Streets in Autumn

21 Feb 2023, 13:06 UTC · By: Ancuta Iosub / Republic Services has announced the introduction of the first fully integrated electric recycling and waste collection trucks to its fleet

 
We Can Now Recycle the "Non-Recyclable" Blades of Decommissioned Wind Turbines
We Can Now Recycle the "Non-Recyclable" Blades of Decommissioned Wind Turbines

11 Feb 2023, 15:24 UTC · By: Oraan Marc / Wind turbines detractors won’t be happy at all. The “impossible to recycle” skeleton in the closet of the wind industry just turned into dust

 
Skoda Will Launch Three All-New EVs by 2026, More to Follow in Subsequent Years
Skoda Will Launch Three All-New EVs by 2026, More to Follow in Subsequent Years

29 Nov 2022, 14:05 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / With the announcement of ambitious recycling and sustainability targets, the folks at Skoda have also noted that they will have three all-new EVs in the range

 
Audi and Redwood Will Help You Step Up Your Recycling Game With a New Dealership Program
Audi and Redwood Will Help You Step Up Your Recycling Game With a New Dealership Program

11 Nov 2022, 15:00 UTC · By: Alexandru Boghiu / Special Redwood bins will be installed at some Audi dealerships across the U.S. in the following weeks to make recycling easy and convenient

 
This Shipping Container Is a $13K Luxurious Tiny House Decorated With Recycling Materials
This Shipping Container Is a $13K Luxurious Tiny House Decorated With Recycling Materials

29 Oct 2022, 17:10 UTC · By: Angela Balaciu / This couple proves that luxurious life doesn't necessarily mean a big house and expensive materials, but with a bit of imagination, it can be done by recycling

 
The Azure 3D-Printed Tiny Homes Are Made With Recycled Plastic, and They’re the Cutest
The Azure 3D-Printed Tiny Homes Are Made With Recycled Plastic, and They’re the Cutest

17 Sep 2022, 06:05 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Azure ADUs are sustainable, fast to produce, and delivered on-site with minimal preparation. Azure Printed Homes is ready to shake up the construction industry

 
BMW Is Promoting Sustainability by Using Parts Made From Recycled Fishing Nets
BMW Is Promoting Sustainability by Using Parts Made From Recycled Fishing Nets

13 Sep 2022, 12:39 UTC · By: Mircea Mazuru / BMW Group has set a goal of using more secondary materials in a future range of vehicles - some already feature parts made from recycled maritime plastic

 
Renault Trucks Announces the Creation of Its Disassembly Plant, a Used Parts Factory
Renault Trucks Announces the Creation of Its Disassembly Plant, a Used Parts Factory

1 Sep 2022, 14:47 UTC · By: Mircea Mazuru / After creating its Used Truck Factory, Renault is taking the next step for sustainability by opening the Used Parts Factory

 
Bentley Motors Is the First Company to Get "Net Zero Plastic to Nature" Status
Bentley Motors Is the First Company to Get "Net Zero Plastic to Nature" Status

23 Jul 2022, 09:30 UTC · By: Alexandru Boghiu / With the climate seemingly going crazy and global plastic use at an all-time high, companies are doing their part in taking better care of the planet

 
Redwood Materials Adds VW to its Long List of OEM Customers Besides Ford and Toyota
Redwood Materials Adds VW to its Long List of OEM Customers Besides Ford and Toyota

13 Jul 2022, 00:03 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / At this pace, the company founded by JB Straubel will soon recycle all battery packs available in the market, but what about the closed-loop approach?

 
We’re Worried About Batteries for EVs, But Everything That Needs Them Will Pay the Price
We’re Worried About Batteries for EVs, But Everything That Needs Them Will Pay the Price

7 Jul 2022, 09:27 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Imagine laptops, tablets, smartphones, and all other gadgets you have to charge having to compete with electric vehicles: it’s going to get ugly.

 
BASF To Build Battery Recycling Plant in Germany, It Will Handle 15,000 Tons per Year
BASF To Build Battery Recycling Plant in Germany, It Will Handle 15,000 Tons per Year

28 Jun 2022, 12:05 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / BASF has announced it will construct a battery recycling plant in Germany. It will recycle EV batteries, which closes the loop for this kind of product

 
Ford Follows VW and Will Not Sell EVs After Leasing Ends – It Needs the Batteries
Ford Follows VW and Will Not Sell EVs After Leasing Ends – It Needs the Batteries

27 Jun 2022, 20:25 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / According to Automotive News, leasing contracts that started on June 15 or later already bring the new policy from Ford Credit.

 
Toyota Will Have Redwood Materials Recycle Its Hybrid and EV Battery Packs in the U.S.
Toyota Will Have Redwood Materials Recycle Its Hybrid and EV Battery Packs in the U.S.

21 Jun 2022, 14:37 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Founded by JB Straubel, the company plans to deliver anode and cathode materials for 100 GWh in batteries by 2025 and 500 GWh by 2030

 
Audi Repurposes E-Tron Batteries to Power Electric Rickshaws
Audi Repurposes E-Tron Batteries to Power Electric Rickshaws

16 Jun 2022, 06:04 UTC · By: Ancuta Iosub / The experimental e-rickshaws powered by recycled batteries will be supplied to women in a non-profit organization to transport goods to market