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    • Agricultural Plastic Recycling Pioneer: Eugene Wright 

      Levitan, Lois (Recycling Agricultural Plastics Program, Cornell University, 2011-10-31)
      Retired sheep farmer Eugene Wright from Homer, NY, tells how he started using plastic bale wrap in 1990 and saved the waste plastic from then until he retired in 2007, hoping that a recycling option would emerge. He did ...
    • Agricultural Plastics in Pictures 

      Levitan, Lois (Recycling Agricultural Plastics Program, Cornell University, 2016-02)
      Presentation slides with photos and brief descriptors of more than 30 agricultural plastic products. Intended to stand alone or be a pictorial companion to the two-page factsheet 'AGRICULTURAL PLASTIC PRODUCTS: Differentiating ...
    • IDENTIFYING COMMON PLASTICS USED IN AGRICULTURE 

      Levitan, Lois (2016-01-29)
      Plastics recyclers are usually quite particular about the kinds of plastic (i.e., which plastic resins) they will accept for processing. Reasons include: which plastics are called for in “recipes” for the products they ...
    • Recycling Agricultural Plastics: Best Management Practices to Keep Plastic Clean Enough to Recycle 

      Levitan, Lois; Recycling Ag Plastics Project (Recycling Ag Plastics Project, self published, 2008)
      Best management guidelines for handling agricultural plastics in preparation for recycling are now available as a full color, 8.5" x 14", poster. One version is targeted to dairy and livestock producers who use ag plastics ...