Unilever, the world's third-largest consumer goods company measured by revenue, after Procter & Gamble and Nestlé, committed to ensuring that all of its plastic packaging is fully reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025 as it called on the entire fast-moving consumer

"Sunscreens and moisturizers derived from biological sources such as cyanobacteria could represent a safer alternative to current, synthetically produced cosmetics". This is suggested by a research published in the European Journal of Phycology. Using organic matter to develop sunscreens could lessen

Bioeconomy arrives in horticulture. Green Dot Bioplastics, a bioscience social enterprise headquartered in Cottonwood Falls, Kansas (USA), has developed a new biodegradable biocomposite for horticultural applications made from reclaimed biobased feedstocks. Greenhouses and gardeners can now lessen the environmental impact of

A good news for the Baltic Sea. Polferries, the largest Polish ferry operator which runs ferry routes across the Baltic Sea between Poland and Scandinavia, will use low-sulfur marine fuel for the Nynäshamn-Gdansk route in 2017. The Polish Baltic Shipping

There is a new joint venture in the field of cosmetic ingredients. The US industrial bioscience company Amyris and Nikkol Group, a leading Japanese cosmetic specialty chemical provider, joined forces: Nikkol purchased 50% of the Amyris Neossance business for up

A new football stadium made of wood, which aims to be carbon neutral or carbon negative, including measures such as the provision of on-site renewable energy generation. It’s the eco-sustainable stadium of Forest Green Rovers, an English professional association football

The tire of the future will be bio-based. There is great turmoil in the industry to bring to market the first tires made using renewable raw materials. Pirelli, Michelin, Goodyear, Continental have entered into important partnerships with biotech companies all

“If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.” This famous phrase of Henry Ford may explain why today the American automotive group is able to focus on a new bio-based car. That’s right: the