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Apple Recovered $40 Million Worth Of Gold From Recycling Efforts

04/15/2016, Going green is cool – very cool, which is why there has been so much effort done by various quarters to ensure that we have an earth that is habitable enough to live in down the road. As for tech giant Apple, the company’s commendable efforts in...

Apple To Drop Use Of Plastic Bags Starting April 15

04/05/2016, Apple has always prided themselves as being an environmentally-friendly company. Every product they make they love pointing out how green it is, in the sense that it uses fewer toxic chemicals, how their data farms are powered by solar energy, and so on....

Abandoned Shipyard Gains New Lease Of Life

07/08/2015, There are always different and creative methods to ensure that our earth remains habitable for the next generation. For instance, Japan has taken steps to transform defunct golf courses into massive solar farms, and over in Poland, the once famous Gdańsk...

E-Waste Recycled, Delivers Power In Second Life

12/09/2014, IBM Research India which is based in Bangalore intends to make sure that discarded lithium laptop batteries will be able to live out a second life – not only does this mean that landfills will have clutter in them, but their cells would be...

Apple Brings Recycling Effort To All Its Stores

04/22/2014, We know that Apple has always been a very environmentally-conscious company. Greenpeace has given Apple their approval regarding how green their data centers are, but it seems Apple is not stopping there. They have recently taken steps to ensure their...

This concept gadget will turn your waste paper into pencils

08/31/2012, Recycling seems to be the buzzword these days and if you’ve got a stack of papers lying around that you’d rather not just throw away, here’s an interesting way to recycle them. Chinese industrial designers Chengzhu Ruan, Yuanyuan Liu, Xinwei Yuan...

Concept machine recycles scrap paper into a pencil

08/28/2012, “Revenge of the scrap paper” should make for a more interesting name for such a device, don’t you think so? I am referring to this conceptual idea that relies on you to feed it with scrap paper, where it will eventually use all that scrap paper and...

Fujitsu recycles CDs and DVDs into notebooks

08/20/2012, The next time you pick up a Fujitsu notebook, you might want to take a second look at the notebook’s chassis – chances are pretty high that your spanking new notebook just played a part in saving the earth, as it is made out of recycled CDs...

Animals sculpted from old CDs

02/23/2012, Recycling is always a good idea, especially in this day and age where we have a higher degree of environmental awareness. Well, just what are some of the steps that we can take to minimize our carbon footprint? Apart from taking public transport,...

Sony recycles old DVDs into new TVs

02/06/2012, The TV business is a cut-throat one, and with South Korean companies seemingly having the upper hand against the Japanese, it is not surprising to see some players drop out of the game. Sony themselves as a company on the whole are struggling lately, no...

EcoATM offers cash in return for your old phone

10/13/2011, Going green is the way to go, so why not find some way in making money out of this movement? The EcoATM says it all – this startup intends to assist everyday folks in reducing electronic waste while giving them money. Basically, you trade in your...

Drought pushes Texas residents to drink (recycled) pee

08/05/2011, According to the latest reports online, folks living in Texas right now are experiencing record-breaking, scorching hot weather and that’s not the worst part: they also have the drought to deal with. Apparently it’s so bad that Texans have...