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Eco-friendly plastic substitute made of seaweed could reduce dependency on fossil fuels

[India] Indian scientists have created an environmentally-friendly material from renewable natural marine resources that could eventually replace the fossil fuel-derived plastics commonly used in a variety of applications.

The eco-friendly substance, developed Continue reading Eco-friendly plastic substitute made of seaweed could reduce dependency on fossil fuels

Versalis and Solazyme partner on oilfield drilling fluids

Versalis, the chemical company of Eni, and Solazyme, a renewable oil and bioproducts company, have announced a partnership to expand the commercial use of Encapso – the world’s first commercially-available, biodegradable Continue reading Versalis and Solazyme partner on oilfield drilling fluids