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Shrinking Your Plastic Footprint

By Suzie Boss

- Published on May 4, 2012 by Stanford Innovation Review

Shoppers in the market for a tube of lipstick may soon be able to narrow their selection by comparing not just color and price, but also how much plastic various manufacturers use. A cosmetics maker from the United Kingdom is the …

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EarthPeople Becomes First Sustainability Consultancy in U.S. to Endorse Plastic Disclosure Project


- Published on January 4, 2012 by PR Web

arthPeople, a Dallas-based sustainability consulting and communications firm, announced today its status as the first U.S. consultancy to offer companies plastic assessment and reporting services through the Plastic Disclosure Project (PDP).

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Retro Environmentalism: Is Plastic the Next Carbon?

By Krista Mahr

- Published on November 15, 2011 by Time.com Ecocentric

Back in the day, before Al Gore informed us about a certain inconvenient truth, before we started to calculate our commutes in carbon, and before people in the South Pacific had to start heading for higher land, there were beach c…

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There’s a great future in plastics

By Lara Wozniak

- Published on November 15, 2011 by Finance Asia

If you have ever swum in HongKong’s open ocean waters you know that jelly fish are a concern, sharks are of no worry (they’re finless here), but plastic bags and bottles are a genuine hazard. No surprises then, that a longstanding…

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