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$2 million design contest aims to keep plastics out of the ocean

A design competition seeking ways of keeping plastics packaging out of the environment has been launched today by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the Prince of Wales International Sustainability Unit and American businesswoman and philanthropist Wendy Schmidt. The $2 million New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize is calling on innovators, designers, scientists and entrepreneurs to help create…

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