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Thank you for your comment. We have world-scale plants in Austria and the UK largely because the EU has responsible recycling legislation, unlike the US. And we are quite familiar with WRAP as well. If you visit our website or see my TED talk, you will see that we are close-looping plastics from e-waste right back into new electronics, IT and appliances. We are the world-leader at doing this. http://www.ted.com/talks/mike_biddle.html and http://www.mbapolymers.com

Thanks for lead. On plane to Rio+20 now. Can you do an email intro with Nathan so we can hook-up? My email is mbiddle@mbapolymers.com

Thank you for you comments and questions.

We are working on "down-scaling" the process with what we call "pre-processing" to upgrade waste streams. As you can probably imagine, we need large volumes to pay for large capital investments. Monomers are usually not very much present, especially in recycled plastics due to multiple heat histories.

Not being in the US is a big frustration for me and Tom Friedman dedicated 3 pages to me and my company in his latest book, "That Used to Be Us", highlighting this issue - how other countries "get" CleanTech better than the US. The US doesn't have take-back and responsible recycling legislation like Europe, Canada, Japan, S. Korea, Taiwan and even China and India (the last two are more recent).

Our capacities are quoted as "inputs" because output depends on the quality of our feedstock, which varies greatly. Thanks again!