TED - The surprising solution to ocean plastic | David Katz

TED - The surprising solution to ocean plastic | David Katz

December 30, 2020

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Can we solve the problem of ocean plastic pollution and end extreme poverty at the same time? That's the ambitious goal of The Plastic Bank: a worldwide chain of stores where everything from school tuition to cooking fuel and more is available for purchase in exchange for plastic garbage -- which is then sorted, shredded and sold to brands who reuse "social plastic" in their products.

TED - The surprising solution to ocean plastic | David Katz