Inside Unifi, Where Old Plastic Becomes New Fabric

September 19, 2013 by  
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This year, North Carolina textile manufacturer Unifi has already recycled 400 million plastic water bottles into yarn. Because of interest from Unifi’s customers, the recycled yarn business has grown tremendously over the past five years.

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Rio de Janeiro Lays Down the Law on Littering

September 19, 2013 by  
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Stiff fines await those who litter in Rio, as the city cleans up its act in advance of the World Cup and Summer Olympics.

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