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A road surface not to be sniffed at: the highway made of used nappies In what is believed to be a world first, a Welsh firm has turned used nappies in to a road surface. Will the idea gain traction? Environment Innovation Science Society
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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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Pets have large carbon paw prints. Lab-grown meat is about to change that Around one fifth of the meat produced globally is fed to pets. What if it was grown in labs? In the UK, it soon will be Environment Innovation Lifestyle Society
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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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What went right this week: a city rewilds, plus more positive news A lost species was reintroduced to London, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was freed, and Ukraine’s independent media got a boost, plus more Conservation Environment Innovation Society Wellbeing
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