An Olympian plastics effort


London Olympics 2012 is fast approaching, which is pretty exciting. It honestly feels like yesterday when the entire U.S. was cheering on swimmer Michael Phelps as he took home eight gold medals at Beijing in 2008.

I touched a bit on the London Olympics in my article where Coca-Cola pledged it will make this year's Olympics the greenest by recycling all soft drinks bottles that are disposed of at Olympic and Paralympic venues and return them into new bottles within six weeks.

It got me thinking about how much the Olympics run on plastics throughout the entire games.
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