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2019 The Secret Lives of Plastics Conference
April 30, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Secret Lives of Plastic: Materials, Recycling, Oceans & Communication
- Plastic gyres and microplastics spreading through the oceans
- Plastic microparticles entering the food chain – and you!
- Campaigning to ban plastic bags and improve recycling
- China deciding to stop being the world’s plastic recycler
- Designing innovative forms of plastic
- Microbes decomposing and eating plastic
This event brings together experts from universities, government and non-profit agencies, and industry, and shows the film Oceans: The Mystery of the Missing Plastic, to discuss these and related critical issues.
Panel and audience discussion.