Solid Waste & Recycling


  • CARBIOS pioneers depolymerization enzyme

    April 9, 2020 by SWR Staff

    CLERMONT-FERRAND, France – CARBIOS, a company pioneering new bio-industrial solutions for plastics recycling, has developed a new enzyme, which can biologically depolymerize all polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic waste, so that it can be efficiently recycled into new bottles. By leveraging

  • Review suggests new EV battery recycling techniques needed

    November 11, 2019 by SWR Staff

    CHICAGO – The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory has collaborated with the Faraday Institution in a newly released Nature review of challenges and opportunities associated with recycling lithium-ion batteries in electric vehicles (EVs). The review explains why