The breakthrough, spurred by the discovery of plastic-eating bugs at a Japanese dump, could help solve the global plastic pollution crisis
Scientists have created a mutant enzyme that breaks down plastic drinks bottles - by accident. The breakthrough could help solve the global plastic pollution crisis by enabling for the first time the full...
Europe's biggest bank announces intention to halt financing for coal-fired power plants as part of low-carbon drive - but lists Bangladesh, Indonesia and Vietnam as exceptions
Canadian company EnviroLeach wants to make the process of "urban mining" less hazardous for humans and the environment
Launched this week, Daisy helps dissemble iPhones for reuse and recycling
No coal was used for power generation in the UK between 10.25pm on Monday and 5.10am yesterday, National Grid confirms