In Colombia, recycled plastic exchanged for public transport credit

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Across the world, over 300 million tonnes of plastic are produced every year, and Springwise has already covered a number of innovative solutions to try and reduce the amount headed to landfill. Regular readers may recall the Canadian enterprise that offered fair wages to employ litter pickers collecting waste plastics, and we've also seen transport companies lend a helping hand with metal waste, by offering free travel in exchange for recyclable beer cans. Now looking to apply a similar model to plastics, our Springspotters have recently unearthed Ciclo. The Colombian enterprise works by offering the opportunity for people to exchange…

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