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Plasticity Dallas and California

By Plasticity Forum

- Published on March 8, 2017 by Plasticity Forum

The event – a “big conversation on the future of plastic” – discusses where opportunities can be created related to recycled content, resource recovery, circular design, job creation and waste reduction. Join industry leaders and policy makers as they discuss how best to advance the circular economy. The theme in Dallas is “Innovating for Scale, Recovery & Reuse,” while the theme for Anaheim is “Technology, Design & Knowledge – Driving Plastic Sustainability.”

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Plasticity Dallas and California
Plasticity Returns to the U.S.

By Brian Taylor

- Published on March 8, 2017 by Recycling Today

The Plasticity Forum will be hosted in two U.S. cities this spring: Dallas on April 21st, and Anaheim (LA) on May 9th.

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Plasticity Returns to the U.S.
Plasticity London Breaking From Tradition

By Plasticity Forum

- Published on December 2, 2016 by Plasticity Forum

For plastics to exist in a world where ‘waste’ is a dirty word, linear manufacturing models must be driven out and replaced with ones that circle, spiral or loop.

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Plasticity London Breaking From Tradition
Designers and Plastic Experts Unite

By Plasticity Forum

- Published on September 22, 2016 by Plasticity Forum

The Plasticity Forum in London included a unique range of global expert speakers on the topic of plastic sustainability, with challenges and opportunities that included the manufacturing needs for an innovative single-material shampoo bottle, the use of calcium carbonate from large volumes of egg shells as a filler for any types of polymers which can benefit from its inclusion. Giulio Bonazzi, chairman and CEO of Italy’s Aquafil Group, spoke about his firm’s unique fiber recycling capacities from carpet tiles and used fishing nets. Aquafil has a growing program with carpet maker Interface, which sources fishing nets from local communities in the Philippines and Cameron. Mr. Bonazzi, and Miriam Turner from Interface said that “over 100 tons of nets have been collected, with over 55,000 families impacted by a cleaner environment, and over 600 families now having access to micro finance as a result of the Net-Works program.”

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Designers and Plastic Experts Unite
 

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