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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
New Tools to Help Communities Assess Potential to Generate Fuels From Used Plastics

By Ocean Recovery Alliance

- Published on June 8, 2015 by Ocean Recovery Alliance

Plastics-to-Fuel Technologies Could Help Keep Valuable Plastics from Becoming Ocean Litter   WASHINGTON (June 8, 2015)—The American Chemistry Council (ACC) and Ocean Recovery Alliance today introduced two new tools aimed at help…

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New Tools to Help Communities Assess Potential to Generate Fuels From Used Plastics
Plasticity focuses on the next life of plastics

By Gayle S. Putrich

- Published on July 3, 2014 by Plastics News

“This year’s Plasticity Forum marks a new chapter in collaborative action between industry, governments and communities in banding together to scale solutions that can really drive mindset changes in how we perceive plastic in a n…

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Plasticity focuses on the next life of plastics
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