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Ferguson to Swim Perimeter of Easter Island in Fight Against Plastic
Plastic Oceans and area residents will conduct a series of programs to determine the specific…
February 19th 2019
UK to Launch Deposit Return Scheme for Bottles and Cans
The government has put forward two options in implementing the new national Deposit Return Scheme…
February 18th 2019
Resolution Package Dedicated to Increase Recycling, Clean Up Plastic Pollution Clears Assembly Panel
In addition, the resolution urges the New Jersey Economic Development Authority to take steps to…
February 18th 2019
Trade Body Voices Concerns over Proposed Ban on Scrap Plastic Export
The trade body warned that such an action would have adverse impacts on UK recycling.
February 15th 2019
CPIA Funds Project to Create Plastic Lumber From 100% Post-Consumer Plastic
The benches, fixed on a concrete base, make use of recycled plastic-boards that are mounted…
February 15th 2019
U.S. Scrap Plastic Exports Weakened Significantly
The largest export destination of scrap plastic from the U.S was Canada.
February 14th 2019
PLASTICS Releases Transportation Report, Explores Major Trends in the Sector
Since 1970, the use of plastics in aviation has quadrupled which makes the airline industry…
February 13th 2019
Recycled Plastic Gets a Second Life in Renaissance-Style Portraits
According to Jongmans, this desire to recast trash as treasure stemmed from her childhood, when…
February 13th 2019
IBM’s Innovative Technology to Bring in Radical Changes to Plastic Recycling
IBM has announced the invention of the new process named VolCat as an alternative to…
February 12th 2019
Western Pennsylvania Colleges Take Steps to Reduce Plastic Usage
Penn State New Kensington also has water bottle filling stations to cut down on plastic…
February 12th 2019
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