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who try to break logjams that hinder plastic waste solutions, whether that's a lack of scale that keeps costs high or outdated regulations.Learn More »
By Nick Marinoff- Published on April 3, 2017 by Planet Experts
By now, you likely know a thing or two about Plasticity Forum. As plastic pollution continues, thinkers and entrepreneurs are grouping together to seek an end to one of human’s greatest dilemmas and to create new means for tidying up the planet. Two weeks ago, we introduced you to the notions of economy and how plastic is recovered. Then, we talked about plastic’s design, and now, we’ll focus on legislation and policy. The time has come to examine what rules (if any) exist to stop plastic pollution from spreading across the globe like a virus.Learn More »
By Doug Woodring- Published on March 30, 2017 by South Carolina Aquarium - "Breaking Down Plastic"
Ocean Recovery Alliance Founder and Managing Director, Douglas Woodring as a keynote speaker at the South Carolina Aquarium's "Breaking Down Plastic" event, March 30th, 2017. See the video on YouTube here>>>Learn More »
By Plasticity Forum- Published on March 23, 2017 by CSR Newswire
“Plasticity is an essential forum convening a solutions-oriented conversation among leaders from business, NGOs, government, and academia who are driven to solve one of the greatest challenges and opportunities of our time — how to productively use vital materials to enrich economic opportunities while eliminating these same materials as waste harming the natural environment. Plasticity is vital to connect the dots and advance strategic partnerships to deliver economic value and environmental and social benefit. This is the mission of my own organization and Plasticity has been a vital asset to our work.” — Steve Rochlin, co-CEO and co-Founder of IO Sustainability.Learn More »