Spider silk and stem-cell leather are the future of fashion
At Paris Fashion Week, one tech incubator showed off the possibilities.
AI recycle bins could know what you’re throwing away
These smart bins are supposed to help clear up any confusion about what can be recycled.
Samsung will sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s... somewhere
It'll harvest the most useful parts from phones that can't be refurbished.
Tokyo's Olympic medals will be crafted from old gadgets
Collection boxes will be put in public offices and NTT DOCOMO stores.
The Galaxy Note 7's death creates an environmental mess
Phone recycling is still too young to avoid creating a significant amount of waste.
Adidas gets creative with shoes made from recycled ocean plastic
It's not all about Superstars and Yeezys for the Three Stripes.
Human-robot teams take the drudgery out of sorting trash
With Jodone's software, picking recyclables from refuse piles is almost fun.
Apple's recycling efforts are saving it a fortune
The company recovered 2,204 pounds of gold from old devices, worth $40 million on the open market.
Energizer intros rechargeable batteries made from recycled cells
The new Energizer Recharge line helps the environment while it saves you cash.