TITLE

Bottles find second life in the sewers

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Ian
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/16/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1795, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on how Australia-based company Rib Loc is turning discarded plastic bottles into pipes that can be used for flood and stormwater drains, sewers, and irrigation systems. Strength of the pipes; Total volume of plastic that the company expects to reuse each year by 1993; Details of how the Rib Loc technology was developed.
ACCESSION #
10558864

 

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