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VEnvirotech transforms organic waste into bioplastics – TechCrunch

VEnvirotech transforms organic waste into bioplastics – TechCrunch

After a year of testing out environmental technologies for a private company, co-founder Patricia Ayma developed a process for bioplastic production using bacteria. The system turns organic matter, such as food waste, into a product that can be used as a biodegradable alternative to single-use plastics. “I realized that it was a simple technology for […]

Recycling robots raise millions from top venture firms to rescue an industry in turmoil – TechCrunch

Recycling robots raise millions from top venture firms to rescue an industry in turmoil – TechCrunch

The problem of how to find the potential treasure trove hidden in millions of pounds of trash is getting a high-tech answer as investors funnel $16 million into the recycling robots built by Denver-based AMP Robotics. For recyclers, the commercialization of robots tackling industry problems couldn’t come at a better time. Their once-stable business has […]

UCLA now has the first zero-emission, all-electric mobile surgical instrument lab – TechCrunch

UCLA now has the first zero-emission, all-electric mobile surgical instrument lab – TechCrunch

Electrification in the automotive industry isn’t just about consumer cars: There are plenty of commercial and specialist vehicles that are prime candidates for EVs, including in the healthcare industry. Take the new UCLA mobile surgical lab developed by Winnegbago, for instance – it’s a zero-emission, all-electric vehicle that will move back and forth between two […]

Supercross’s anticipated EV class not ready for primetime in 2020 – TechCrunch

Supercross’s anticipated EV class not ready for primetime in 2020 – TechCrunch

Motorcycle racing series Supercross isn’t quite ready to add an EV class. The sport — where riders race high-performance machines on jump-filled stadium tracks — currently fields only gas-powered two-wheelers. Supercross was poised to launch an all-electric class this month, by converting its junior program to a new e-moto manufactured by KTM — Supercross Director […]

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