It is April 2021, and humankind is facing an unprecedented global pandemic. One year after the outbreak, it becomes clear how vulnerable…
We wanted to recycle our plastic waste in the lab but had no idea about its fate. By Lena König and Thomas…
Plastics lecture: our member Lena König recorded a 40-minute lecture on global plastic production and waste, plastic emissions, and plastic pollution.
Life science research is energy-intensive and generates a large amount of plastic waste, and yet, there are hardly any initiatives to reduce…
In 2019, a handful of junior scientists at the Department of Functional and Evolutionary Ecology (FEE) were inspired by the Fridays For…
We went through the websites of all of the 22 universities in Austria and defined criteria for which they could earn “green…
We raised the temperature to -70°C and began saving energy.
Plastic products are an integral part of our everyday life. As the majority of plastic is produced from fossil hydrocarbons, it is…