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Ecoslops: A first “Scarabox” Unit Installed Soon in Cameroon to Revalue Used Lube Oil and Oily Waste into New Fuels Locally

Ecoslops: A first “Scarabox” Unit Installed Soon in Cameroon to Revalue Used Lube Oil and Oily Waste into New Fuels Locally

Paris, March 25 (Korea Bizwire) - Ecoslops is pleased to announce the signature of a first sales contract for its “Scarabox®”, a containerized unit for upcycling used lube oil and oil residues. Following the signature of a letter of intent on June 24th, 2020, this contract was signed with the Cameroonian company Valtech Energy, which belongs [...]

Shinsegae Makes Travel Tags with Old Prepaid Cards as Part of Upcycling Campaign

Shinsegae Makes Travel Tags with Old Prepaid Cards as Part of Upcycling Campaign

SEOUL, Dec. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Shinsegae DF Inc., the duty-free arm of South Korean retail giant Shinsegae, plans to hold a campaign to raise public awareness about environmental pollution caused by plastic waste and the importance of upcycling. Upcycling refers to the act of creating new products using recycled materials, refined with new design [...]

Social Enterprise Upcycles Leather from Car Seats into Quality Bags

Social Enterprise Upcycles Leather from Car Seats into Quality Bags

SEOUL, May 3 (Korea Bizwire) — When studying in Britain in 2010, Choi Ian was shocked one morning to find his old yet beloved Rover Mini parked on the street and crushed so heavily in both the front and rear that repairs made no sense. The insurance firm offered money in exchange for scrapping the [...]