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Streams of Plastic - Short Film

By Gary Bencheghib, Jon Slayer, Doug Woodring

- Published on June 16, 2017 by Gary Bencheghib

The Global Alert app/platform, created by Ocean Recovery Alliance, is selected as one of the eight inspiring tech innovations that are tackling some of the world’s toughest problems.

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Streams of Plastic - Short Film
Global Alert App Chosen as One of Top 8 Global Apps

By Emma Wheaton

- Published on May 1, 2017 by CEO Magazine

The Global Alert app/platform, created by Ocean Recovery Alliance, is selected as one of the eight inspiring tech innovations that are tackling some of the world’s toughest problems.

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Global Alert App Chosen as One of Top 8 Global Apps
Sustainable Food Packaging

By Robert Grace

- Published on May 1, 2017 by UL Prospector

Another game-changer, of course, is Walmart Stores Inc. The mega-retailer, with its massive buying power, has the ability to almost single-handedly rewrite the rules followed by its packaging suppliers. Last October, Walmart released its new “Sustainable Packaging Playbook8,” which is meant help advance the company’s stated zero-waste goal. The priorities of both Walmart and its Sam’s Club warehouse stores include encouraging suppliers to: - source sustainably - optimize design to reduce the amount of unnecessary packaging materials - support recycling and the use of recycled content.

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Sustainable Food Packaging
Earth Day Texas Event in Dallas Will Bring Together Experts on Plastic Sustainability

By Jeff Mosier

- Published on May 1, 2017 by Dallas News

The sessions at Plasticity Texas on Friday, as part of Earth Day Texas, will include discussions about designing products to be more easily recyclable, standardizing products and making money from waste streams. Doug Woodring, co-founder of Ocean Recovery Alliance, described Plasticity as a one-day MBA in plastic sustainability. They assemble experts who try to break logjams that hinder plastic waste solutions, whether that's a lack of scale that keeps costs high or outdated regulations.

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Earth Day Texas Event in Dallas Will Bring Together Experts on Plastic Sustainability
 

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