Article: Blockchain Experiments Aim to Improve Waste Management

Blockchain, Innovation

Blockchain Experiments Aim to Improve Waste Management

Most plastic and other waste are not recycled. However, communities around the globe are experimenting with blockchain technology to improve that process.

Waste collection essentially consists of different data points along a chain. So, it’s only natural that blockchain technology has the potential to facilitate improvements to that process.

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Article: Blockchain Technology Now Tracking Carbon Emissions for Mining and Metals Companies

Blockchain, Innovation

Blockchain Technology Now Tracking Carbon Emissions for Mining and Metals Companies

The World Economic Forum, known as the WEF, is responsible for a variety of projects created with the goal of enhancing public-private cooperation.

One of these projects is the ‘Mining and Metals Blockchain’ initiative, a new project designed to “more accurately trace emissions across the value chain using distributed ledger technology” according to a WEF news release.

This new platform, known as the Carbon Tracing Platform (COT), is designed to trace carbon emissions from “mine to final product.”

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