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Transparent solar cells: Will solar energy from window glass save us from the climate collapse?

Transparent solar cells: Will solar energy from window glass save us from the climate collapse? 1920 768 flustix

Innovations recommended by the flustix experts Das Erreichen der Klimaziele wird immer unwahrscheinlicher Achieving the climate targets is becoming increasingly unlikely Because Germany is once again relying more heavily on…

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Even with recycled jewelry, not all that glitters is gold

Even with recycled jewelry, not all that glitters is gold 1920 768 flustix

Gold is one of the most sought-after precious metals. Gold jewelry expresses special appreciation for the person receiving the gift. Investments in gold reserves are considered particularly safe. The term…

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What is bioplastic?

What is bioplastic? 907 605 Flustix

The word “bio” in bioplastic gives the impression that it is better or more environmentally friendly than regular plastic. But is it true? What exactly is bioplastic, anyway? What differences…

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Editorial to the July newsletter

Editorial to the July newsletter 150 150 flustix

Dear people, a heated discussion has flared up about the German recycling system. It was triggered by the ARD documentary “Die Recyclingl├╝ge” (The Recycling Lie), which was broadcast in mid-June.…

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Plastic in food – This is how you stop the danger already while shopping

Plastic in food – This is how you stop the danger already while shopping 1920 768 flustix

The health hazard is invisible – and is now present in countless foods. Chemicals from plastic packaging can “migrate” into the products. Fatty and sour foods are particularly at risk.…

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Give us today our daily plastic

Give us today our daily plastic 1920 768 flustix

What do plastics do in the fields? Nothing, according to common sense. Nevertheless, more than 13,200 tons of plastic and other synthetic materials end up in our fields every year.…

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Carrots “drink” plastic from the ground

Carrots “drink” plastic from the ground 1920 768 flustix

Alarming research findings Today, scientists all around the world are researching how microplastics affect our lives. Unfortunately, it has long been a certainty that we ingest plastic particles every day…

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Deceptive bio-plastic packaging: the name delivers less than it promises

Deceptive bio-plastic packaging: the name delivers less than it promises 1920 768 flustix

Since there are garbage bags, packaging and dishes made of bioplastics, they often end up in the organic waste, on the compost or in the forest. That sounds logical, as…

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The invisible danger: Millions of microfibers are released into the environment with every wash cycle

The invisible danger: Millions of microfibers are released into the environment with every wash cycle 1920 768 flustix

Microplastics from cheap clothing: The contamination of our planet begins in our closets. Every time we use a T-shirt or jeans, microfibers get released. Especially when we wash them: Up…

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