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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.

Free! and…Refreshments!

Details: http://sustech.ucsb.edu/conferences/2019-slp

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Details

Date:
April 30, 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
http://sustech.ucsb.edu/conferences/2019-slp

Venue

Corwin Pavilion
494 UCEN Road
Isla Vista, CA 93117 United States
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Website:
http://www.ucen.ucsb.edu/meetings-events/corwin-pavilion

Organizer

UCSB
Website:
http://ucsb.edu/
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