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Global Alert Platform/App Launch - Times Square NY

By Wall Street Select

- Published on April 20, 2016 by Wall Street Select

The Global Alert platform/app is now being highlighted in Times Square to tens of thousands of people per day, bringing attention to the issue of plastic in our ocean. The Global Alert platform is a tool that all of us can use within our own local communities in order to be part of the solution. The sum of all the parts will help to bring broad-based improvements on a global scale. Global Alert will shape the way that communities play an integral role in bettering their environments; inspiring cooperation, collaboration and solutions.

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Global Alert Platform/App Launch - Times Square NY
Engaged Brands

By Doug Woodring

- Published on April 18, 2016 by Wharton Journal

We often forget that the economy is a 100% subsidiary of the environment, and that this relationship dictates the health of our economy. Our actions seem to suggest otherwise, however, with much of our global consumption coming at the expense of the environment, and a lack of perceived need to keep our “planetary bank” intact.

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Engaged Brands
Streamlined Processes, Economies of Scale & Better-Trained Buyers Needed for Recycled Plastic

By Robert Grace

- Published on April 15, 2016 by UL Prospector

A key challenge, according to Dr. Michael Biddle, a 25-year plastics recycling veteran, is the lack of a large U.S. domestic market for buyers of scrap plastics who want supplies that are reliable and consistent in both quality and volume, and collectors, generators and recyclers who want a reliable market that can create sufficient value to cover their costs and provide an attractive return on their investment.

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Streamlined Processes, Economies of Scale & Better-Trained Buyers Needed for Recycled Plastic
Plasticity Forum to Converge Industry, Design and Sustainability

By Rebecca Kanthor

- Published on April 14, 2016 by Plastics News China

While the plastics industry prepares for the upcoming Chinaplas trade show in Shanghai, a concurrent event will bring together industry, design, researchers, and social enterprises in a dialogue about the future of plastic and the role sustainability and design can play in the life cycle of plastic.

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Plasticity Forum to Converge Industry, Design and Sustainability
 

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