Sea Sprite 23 #110 (20)
Join Date: Dec 2012
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Re: We Killed the Pacific Ocean
Easily fixed - by these people who have apparently been around for a few years now, and others like them: Converting Plastic to Oil
Supposedly their technology works - and their web site claims a conversion ratio for waste plastic into fuel of 86%. Approximately 1 gallon of fuel is extracted from 8.3 lbs. of plastic and they can process up to 4,000 lbs. per hour.
They could make a fortune out of the streams of plastic in the pics you posted.
that sounds like good recycling to me. Might even make it worth while for people to consider recycling all their plastic. I try pretty hard. being single, I put out my trash every two to three weeks (they collect once a week) wether it needs to go out or not.. but I always have a overflowing recycling bins
In the end all that matters is how fully you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things that did not belong to you -Buddha
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