The Plastic Bank

The Plastic Bank

Fighting poverty and ocean plastic

Waste Management & Recycling | Global | Access to Clean Water and Sanitation | Biodiversity Conservation

 

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The Plastic Bank is globally recognized as one of the most important solutions to stop Ocean plastic. Over 1 million social media supporters have asked brands to support Plastic Bank & Social Plastic on Facebook and Twitter.Plastic Bank was the featured solution to stop Ocean plastic in the award winning documentary A Plastic Ocean. They received the prestigious Sustainia Community Award at COP21 during the Paris Climate Summit the RCBC innovation award and recently their new Blockchain exchange & incentives platform received an IBM Beacon Award.People representing over 75 different countries have contacted PB with a request to help bring the solution to their countries. Now there is an APP for that. The Plastic Bank uses an APP based Blockchain digital currency & exchange platform to incentivize the collection of plastic waste BEFORE it becomes Ocean Plastic. Plastic Bank provides above market rewards for recyclers in the developing world. Companies create an authentic impact by purchasing this Social Plastic for use in manufacturing or by providing recycling incentives to distribute through the platform as an off set or impact pledge. The APP unites recycling ecosystems & even provides the ability for local entrepreneurs to operate a convenience store for the poor in which plastic waste is the currency. It s a means for anyone to recycle to provide for their families & send their children to school.

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Waste Management & Recycling C Corporation Operating 2 - 10 employees

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Vancouver, Canada



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Last Update: Dec 05, 2017 10:35 a.m.

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