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  • Plastic Waste Recycling PlantBusiness Plan, Profit

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  • Automatic Waste Sorting Machine 21 StepsInstructables

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  • Why plastic recycling is so confusingBBC News

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  • Solid Waste Management & Treatment in ThailandBeston

     · Facing with the serious consequence brought by improper disposal of solid waste, especially the plastic waste, the government of Thailand has advocated the citizens to reduce using of plastic since July 2018. However, there’s no obvious effect yet in accordance with the recent statistics. In addition to the plastic waste, industrial and toxic waste and medical waste are also the components of the solid waste in Thailand. Waste

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  • Why plastic waste is an ideal building materialBBC Future

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  • Plastic Waste Recycling & Sustainable Development

    Certified Ethical Plastic™ is our marketplace for communities to sell their recycled plastic to global brands for use in their products. Our communities receive above market rates for their recycled plastic and we certify the material provenance, working conditions and use-of-funds, plus provide brands a range of marketing support materials so they can tell their ethical plastic story.

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  • Indonesia has a plan to deal with its plastic waste

     · Indonesia has a plan to deal with its plastic waste problem. The Indonesian army had to be called out to clear Bandung's rivers of plastic last year. In Indonesia, plastic waste is a very modern-day enemy. It’s such a problem that, last year, the army was called in to scoop it out of the river in the country’s third-largest city of Bandung.

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