Articles and Features
Planet 5 min
Humanitarian aid: plastics at the heart of the action
In a quest for efficiency, humanitarian action is turning to robust and reliable products and equipment for help in coping with the most unpredictable situations. A few, very versatile, polymers are a...
Planet 2 min
Drinking water: two plastic solutions to access a reducing resource
Getting access to drinkable water is more and more of a problem for a major part of the human population in the world. Thanks to plastics, here are two easy, inventive and cost efficient solutions....
Planet 3 min
Exotic formula: plastic bricks
What do modest Brazilian dwellings, a school in Guatemala, emergency shelters in Haiti or the futuristic Taipei Floral Pavilion have in common? Building so as to not throw anything away!...
Planet 1 min
Better Health from Clear Water
Ray Hammond, author of The World In 2030, had concluded his study warning us that one of the main challenges people would have to face would be the lack of drinking water. The plastics industry had sp...
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