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UNEP Rio+20 - Plasticity


- Published on June 17, 2012 by UNEP - Rio+20 and Plasticity

With only a month to go to the United Nations Rio+20 Earth Summit, some of the world’s leading plastics decision-makers and innovators are putting plastic on the UN agenda at Plasticity Rio.  This is the only event at, or alongsid…

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Wharton Magazine

By Mattew Brodsky

- Published on June 17, 2012 by Wharton Magazine

Called Plasticity Rio 2012, the event will be held on June 21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, alongside the United Nations Rio+20 Earth Summit. The Plasticity website calls for “key plastics decision-makers, influencers and innovators”…

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NY Times - Plastic Waste = Cash Cow?

By Bettina Wassener

- Published on June 17, 2012 by New York Times

A group of environmentalists and entrepreneurs is looking for ideas on how to “capture gold” — that is, how to collect and convert plastic waste into new plastic or fuel. O.K., describing plastic waste as potential “gold” may be …

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Plasticity Rio and Capturing Gold in the News

By Jim Borg

- Published on June 10, 2012 by soest

    Plasticity Rio '12 and our collaborative PET plastic bottle "capture" and reuse idea competition, Capturing Gold, are gaining steam! Watch our Capturing Gold video and read what the New York Times, the United Nations Environ…

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