Sex education standardization, lead pipe removal bills advance in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD — Utilities providing water in Illinois would be required to replace all lead service lines, and schools across the state would need to follow new standards for sex education curriculums under bills that advanced in the General Assembly Friday. The proposed Lead Service Line Replacement Notification Act would require “water utilities statewide to replace … Read more

Trending: Fashion, Beverage Industries Continue to Advance Solutions to Plastic Waste

Trending: Fashion, Beverage Industries Continue to Advance Solutions to Plastic Waste

The $1.2M Tom Ford Plastic Innovation Prize seeks scalable, alternative solutions for thin-film plastic; while Paboco has eliminated plastic from Absolut’s bio-based beverage bottle, making it fully recyclable. Tom Ford, 52HZ offer $1.2M prize for plastic film alternatives Image credit: Plastic Innovation Prize Submissions are now open for the Tom Ford Plastic Innovation Prize to … Read more