A new chemical process could turn a quarter of our plastic waste into clean fuel

12th February 2019

Grocery bags and other trash could be melted down to yield useful products like oil and gas. The problem: The world’s landfill sites and oceans are being flooded with plastic. A mere 9% of the 8.3 billion tons of plastic produced over the last 65 years has been recycled, according to the United Nations. Over eight million tons of plastic flow into our oceans every year, harming wildlife. How it works: The…

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Bacon freebie! Wendy’s giving away free Baconator Fries through Feb. 17 with app

12th February 2019

Wendy’s is giving away more free bacon. And this time, it’s not a one-time deal. Through Sunday, Feb. 17, with any Wendy’s purchase and the fast-food chain’s app, get a free order of Baconator Fries at participating U.S. locations. The app is available for Apple and Android devices. The in-restaurant offer will reset daily, but can only be redeemed one per day, per mobile app account. Registration in the app also is required. This is…

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US Announces New Rule For Filing H-1B Visas

12th February 2019

WASHINGTON: As part of its effort to give greater chance to foreign workers who have received higher education from the US, the Donald Trump administration on Wednesday formally announced a new rule related to the filing of H-1B visas, asserting that it is more efficient, effective and helps in attracting best talent in the US. The final rule reverses the order by which US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) selects…

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