Category: Sustainability


Sustainable uranium from the sea

Scientists at American government institutions and universities have invented a material that they claim binds to dissolved uranium with an inexpensive polymer. Publishing their work in the journal Nature Communications, the scientists said the discovery...


Perfume is going green

Perfumers are experimenting with the sweet smell of sustainability. John Dyer reports. Flowers and other natural scents were the mainstay of perfumes from the 1700s to the 1920s, when Coco Chanel first incorporated artificial...