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A plan to recycle the unrecyclable | Ashton Cofer

https://download.ted.com/talks/AshtonCofer_2016Y-480p.mp4?apikey=172BB350-0008From packing peanuts to disposable coffee cups, each year the US alone produces some two billion pounds of Styrofoam — none of which can be recycled. Frustrated by this waste of resources and landfill space, Ashton Cofer and his science fair teammates developed a heating treatment to break down used Styrofoam into something useful. Learn more out their original design.