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Hong Kong's Plastic Waste Epidemic

By Mark Sharp

- Published on May 10, 2016 by South China Morning Post

Up to 2,000 tonnes of plastic is discarded in the city every day, and without adequate means to process it a lot ends up in the sea, from where it makes its way into the human food chain. A non-profit organization is helping Hong Kong businesses adopt better practices.

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Hong Kong's Plastic Waste Epidemic
Plastic Waste and the Challenges it Represents

By Pearl Liu

- Published on May 5, 2016 by China Daily

Interview with Doug Woodring, founder of Ocean Recovery Alliance, about the increase in our plastic consumption, the staggering marine plastic problem and why plastic recycling is so complex, but creates business opportunities.

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Plastic Waste and the Challenges it Represents
Net Benefit Analysis on Sustainable Plastic Solutions

By Trucost

- Published on May 3, 2016 by Trucost

Trucost has issued a release about their Net Benefit Analysis research on scaling up sustainable plastic for environmental savings of up $3.5 billion for just two industry sectors. The report recommends valuing net benefits of scaling up of current recycling policies by companies and governments, as the positive externalities created by making long-term sustainability decisions can bring a large impact to the communities that are served by such decisions.

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Net Benefit Analysis on Sustainable Plastic Solutions
Global Alert Platform/App Launch - Times Square NY

By Wall Street Select

- Published on April 20, 2016 by Wall Street Select

The Global Alert platform/app is now being highlighted in Times Square to tens of thousands of people per day, bringing attention to the issue of plastic in our ocean. The Global Alert platform is a tool that all of us can use within our own local communities in order to be part of the solution. The sum of all the parts will help to bring broad-based improvements on a global scale. Global Alert will shape the way that communities play an integral role in bettering their environments; inspiring cooperation, collaboration and solutions.

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Global Alert Platform/App Launch - Times Square NY
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