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Jun 06, 2013, 08:05 ET Plastics Make It Possible® Launches Bathroom To Bin-Plus A Chance To Win $500

To encourage consumers to recycle more plastics at home, Plastics Make it Possible® today launched Bathroom to Bin, an interactive online feature...


Mar 14, 2013, 08:00 ET Plastics Deliver More Choices, Advances In Frozen Foods--With Less Packaging And Food Waste

During the 30th National Frozen Food Month this March, Plastics Make it Possible® is honoring innovations in plastics that help deliver convenient...


Dec 20, 2012, 11:03 ET ¿Resolución para vivir una vida más verde en 2013?

Una encuesta nacional reciente halló que los estadounidenses planean vivir un estilo de vida más ecológico en los próximos años, y buscan medidas...


Dec 20, 2012, 08:00 ET Resolving To Be Greener In 2013?

A recent national survey found that many Americans plan to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle in the coming years, and they are looking for simple...


Dec 04, 2012, 06:00 ET Celebrity Stylist Gretta Monahan Promotes Eco-Chic Fall Fashion Trends And Plastics On New Video, Blogs

Popular "stylist to the stars" Gretta Monahan has unveiled a new video on the indispensable role of plastics in fashion. In partnership with Plastics ...


Nov 21, 2012, 08:00 ET Productos plásticos alivian el impacto ecológico de la temporada festiva

Para muchos estadounidenses, la temporada festiva es la época más feliz del año, sin embargo también puede ser la que deja mayores desperdicios....


Nov 21, 2012, 06:00 ET Plastics Help Lighten The Holiday Season's Environmental Footprint

For many Americans, the holiday season is the happiest time of year—but it can also be the most wasteful. According to the U.S. Environmental...


Nov 15, 2012, 06:00 ET America Recycles Day Survey Says: Americans Feel They're Not Doing Enough For The Environment

A new national survey released today on America Recycles Day finds most Americans feeling less than confident that they're doing enough to help the...


Nov 15, 2012, 06:00 ET Encuesta Del Día Del Reciclaje En América Halla: Los Estadounidenses Consideran Que No Colaboran Lo Suficiente Con El Medio Ambiente

Una nueva encuesta nacional publicada hoy en America Recycles Day (Día del Reciclaje en América), halla que la mayoría de los estadounidenses no...


Sep 19, 2012, 08:00 ET Gretta Monahan Highlights Plastics--and Recycled Plastics--in Fashion at New York Fashion Week

Popular "stylist to the stars" Gretta Monahan used her own star power following September's New York Fashion Week to highlight the rapid rise in the...


Aug 07, 2012, 11:00 ET Game App Bin It! 2.0 Rewards Players With Real World Products For Virtual Plastics Recycling

A newly updated game app for plastics recycling now rewards players with real world products for virtual plastics recycling. Plastics Make it...


Aug 01, 2012, 08:05 ET Bloggers Join Plastics Make it Possible® at "Fashion Week Swim" in Miami to Highlight Role of Recycled Plastics in Summer Fashion

At this summer's Fashion Week Swim in Miami Beach, Plastics Make it Possible® partnered with fashion bloggers to highlight the growing role of...


Jul 03, 2012, 12:30 ET Tips For A More Sustainable, Worry-free Outdoor Celebration - With Plastics

Americans soon will celebrate Independence Day in backyards across the country, entertaining family and friends, grilling out, eating, drinking ......


May 24, 2012, 08:00 ET Online Car Racing Game Highlights Role of Plastics in Auto Fuel-Efficiency, Safety, and Design

Plastics Make it Possible® today launched Plastics Speedway a challenging online car racing game that highlights many of the ways plastics contribute ...


Mar 01, 2012, 08:00 ET ROXY & Plastics Make it Possible® Team Up to Showcase How Plastics Contribute to Winter Sports Safety, Sustainability

Before the snow melts, ROXY, a brand of Quiksilver Inc., and Plastics Make it Possible®, an initiative sponsored by the plastics industries of the...


Feb 16, 2012, 08:00 ET Fashionistas Celebrate Sustainable Style With Recycled Plastic Looks at New York Fashion Week

Plastics Make it Possible® kicked off New York Fashion Week February 10 by celebrating the innovative use of plastics—especially recycled plastic...


Feb 10, 2012, 08:05 ET Baking and Plastics: A Match Made in Heaven

Looking to earn cuddles from your sweetheart this Valentine's Day? The recipe is simple: a sprinkle of sugar, a dash of love, and plastics! Plastics...


Nov 14, 2011, 08:57 ET Plastics Recycling? There's an App for That

A new app hopes to create an obsession out of tossing plastic packaging into virtual – and real world – recycling bins. (Logo:...


Nov 08, 2011, 08:05 ET El Día del Reciclaje en América: Plastics Make it Possible® se asocia con Woolly Pocket para destacar el "cierre del circuito del reciclaje"

El Día del Reciclaje en América cada 15 de noviembre, Plastics Make it Possible®, una iniciativa patrocinada por las industrias del plástico del...


Sep 30, 2011, 07:59 ET HGTV's Brooks Utley Partners With Plastics Make it Possible® to Highlight Home Energy-Efficiency and Plastics

Saving energy at home can be a confusing topic, so Plastics Make it Possible®, an initiative sponsored by the plastics industries of the American...


Sep 01, 2011, 08:00 ET Plastics Chic: Celebrity Stylist George Kotsiopoulos Highlights Fall's Hottest Looks Featuring Fashion's Most Unexpected Star Fabric

This fall, Plastics Make it Possible®, an initiative sponsored by the plastics industries of the American Chemistry Council, will become the ultimate ...


Aug 16, 2011, 08:56 ET Smart Plastic Packaging Can Reduce the Environmental and Economic Impacts of Food Waste

The month of August has 50 recognized holidays and national observances surrounding food, including National S'mores Day, National Lemonade Day and...


Jun 27, 2011, 08:57 ET Celebrate Recycling This Independence Day ... And All Summer Long

While celebrating our nation's birthday this summer, Plastics Make it Possible® encourages Americans to take advantage of newly expanded...


Jun 23, 2011, 08:57 ET Plastics Make it Possible® Showcases the Latest Trends in Outdoor Entertaining at the Annual FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen

At the 2011 FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen, Plastics Make it Possible®, an initiative sponsored by the plastics industries of the American Chemistry...


May 17, 2011, 08:47 ET Auto Experts Discuss Fuel Efficiency, Plastics at 2011 New York International Auto Show

With fuel prices remaining stubbornly high across the country, the focus at the recent 2011 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) was on lighter...