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Ford uses recycled tires, soy for seals and gaskets in several 2011MY vehicles

Ford and Recycled Polymeric Materials have partnered to make gaskets and seals made from recycled tires, soy, and other "biorenewable content."

By Jul. 12, 2011

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2011 Grand Jeep Cherokee swaps soy foam for recycled foam

Chrysler is replacing soy-based foam with recycled foam in its 2011 Grand Jeep Cherokee. Which is greener?

By Aug. 30, 2010

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Soy moves from tofu to electrical transformers

To reduce the risk of explosions and pollution, some utilities are switching from petroleum to vegetable oils to insulate transformers.

By May. 19, 2008

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Ford Fusion Hybrid gets soy-based foam seats

2010 Fusion Hybrid is Ford's latest vehicle to be outfitted with soy-based foam seat cushions, covered in recycled fabric. A car's environmental impact can be measured by more than mileage.

By Mar. 2, 2009

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The ultimate indignity: R2-D2 soy sauce bottle

It's the very definition of tragic.

By Nov. 14, 2007

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Biodiesel to take up 10% of US soy crop this year

Soy, for the breakfast table and the car

By Aug. 2, 2007

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Laugh at spills, sweat with Silic stain-proof nanotech T-shirt

Silic is a concept T-shirt that promises to stay dry and repel water-based stains. It's raking in the funds on Kickstarter.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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Flower power: Ford interiors made of tropical plant

The door bolsters inside Ford's latest Escape SUV will be made with a tropical plant called kenaf, offsetting 300 pounds of oil-based reins per year. The SUV will be 85 percent recyclable.

By Jan. 26, 2012

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Latte printer puts portraits on your cup of joe

If you've ever wanted to drink your own face, now you can. A coffee chain in Taiwan offers a latte printer that creates portraits on top of caffeinated beverages.

By Jun. 25, 2013

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AT&T continues eco push with Pantech Renue

The Pantech Renue has a slide-out QWERTY keyboard and helps spearhead AT&T's new eco-ratings standards.

By Jul. 30, 2012