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Nyoman Dartini used plastic to pay for temple offerings she made for a summer full moon celebration on the Indonesian island of Bali.
2019/10/29 06:25
People the world over have been collecting plastic and selling it to recyclers for decades. But the notion of turning waste into a means of financial
2019/10/29 06:25
Environmentalists are pleased, too. Motivated collectors pick up more plastic, which has the potential to boost the dismal rate of plastic recycling
2019/10/29 06:25
Plastic Bank seeks to operate on a larger scale than these local and short-term projects. The brainchild of Vancouver entrepreneur David Katz, whose 2018 TED Talk on plastic waste has been viewed 1.8 million times
2019/10/29 06:25
When it enters a new country, Plastic Bank works with existing recycling centers and engages a large international company to support its programs. In Indonesia, S.C. Johnson & Son Inc.,
2019/10/29 06:25
The Plastic Bank app tallies the income for collectors.Photographer: Claire Martin for Bloomberg Businessweek
2019/10/29 06:26