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This company is helping cities breathe by covering walls with moss It absorbs CO2, filters out pollution, supports wildlife and looks great. Now one Dutch startup is using moss to coat concrete buildings Environment Innovation Sustainable Development Technology
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Good vibrations: the clay speakers reviving a dying art A German startup has created speakers made from the Earth. They help reduce e-waste and rescue ancient skills, but will they be a hit? Written in partnership with What Design Can Do
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The six businesses vying to be crowned Europe’s most promising circular startup The circular economy is slowly going mainstream, thanks in part to these firms, which are doing weird and wonderful things with waste Written in partnership with Green Alley Award
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Six smart homeware designs that take aim at our throwaway culture Made from construction waste, used food packaging and even old umbrellas, these designs repurpose rubbish in unusual ways Environment Innovation Society Sustainable Development
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The bicycles that grow on trees A furniture maker in Wales has branched out into wooden bikes. Can his creations put the wheels in motion for a cycling revolution? Environment Innovation Sport Sustainable Development
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These reusable pallets could save millions of trees from being felled The UK construction industry gets through 18m wooden pallets annually, most of which are used only once. This firm has a solution Environment Innovation Sustainable Development
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