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Vending machine for recycled plastic t-shirts launched at New York Fashion Week

Monday, September 9th, 2013 | Permalink

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) hopes recycled plastic fabric becomes the next must-have fashion item. For three days during New York Fashion Week, consumers on midtown 8th Avenue can “buy” a limited edition designer T-shirt made with recycled plastic fabric from a new vending machine by ACC’s Plastics Make it Possible –using a plastic bottle as currency. Anyone passing by can simply deposit a plastic bottle into the machine and a new garment made with recycled plastics will be dispensed. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  plastics packaging t-shirt fashion week bottles read more

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First bags, now foam; what’s up next in CA

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 | Permalink

All Sites California communities spend nearly half a billion dollars annually in preventing trash from polluting the state’s beaches, rivers and coastal waters, according to a new report from Natural Resources Defense Council ( NRDC ). read more

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ACC: Why ban PE films, when you can recycle?

Friday, June 21st, 2013 | Permalink

Earlier this week, the Los Angeles City Council took one step closer to finalizing a plastic bag ban that is set to go into effect in 2014. The final vote is scheduled next week. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  PE film bag bans LA ACC chevron phillips read more

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ACC: Why ban PE films, when you can recycle?

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