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  • On your bike!
    At a glance 1 min

    On your bike!

    How about a bicycle made from PET plastic bottles, shampoo packs and old fridge parts?   After fleece, cushions and duvet fillings, PET plastic bottles have found a new use: bicycle frames.  This t...

  • The "ball cam": getting a bird's eye view
    At a glance 1 min

    The "ball cam": getting a bird's eye view

    Would you throw your camera in the air to take pictures? Well, now you can with the "Throwable Panoramic Ball Camera" - a ball made to be tossed into the air where it shoots full spherical panorama...

  • Zero Energy Buildings: Opportunity for Plastics
    Planet 4 min

    Zero Energy Buildings: Opportunity for Plastics

    Starting in 2019 all new buildings constructed in the EU will have to produce on-site more renewable energy on-site than they consume. This is the result of a revision by the European Parliament of t...

  • The Spittelau incinerator: symbiosis of technology, ecology and art
    Expert views 4 min

    The Spittelau incinerator: symbiosis of technology, ecology and art

    An interview with Doctor Michaël Kotschan, Director of Operations at the waste incinerator of the city of Vienna, in Austria....

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