Let the [plastic] games begin


Gold, silver, and bronze will be the most-sought after materials in London from July 27 through August 12, but to bring home those precious metals/medals many of the estimated 10,500 athletes who converge on the Britain's capital will rely on plastics.

From playing surfaces and equipment to uniforms, architecture, and more, plastics will be prominent throughout the upcoming Games of the XXX Olympiad and PlasticsToday will spotlight the synthetic material's role in the various competition's and elsewhere. That inclues whether it's some of the innovative, vinyl-clad temporary venues or in the packaging and service ware used to feed the estimated 11 million visitors at an event, which is aiming for Zero-Waste....

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