How Low Can you Go?

No, this is not about the Limbo….it is about the plastic’s industry trying to capitalize on peoples’ fear……The plastic bag ban is now facing pushback from the plastics industry through the use of claims that by not using such bags, we will spread disease……Really, how low can you go. I know that using fear is […]

Recycling is a Design Issue

Wow, that is a great statement. The Waste Management Sustainability Forum really drives this point home. The problems associated with plastics are not so much an issue of chemistry as poor design. We design plastics without thought to their recyclability…and then we compound this problem by designing packaging that is hard to recycle due to […]