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Roland Geyer pointed out: “roughly half of all the steel we make goes into construction, so it will have decades of use – plastic is the opposite” External link

tribune Thursday, July 20, 2017 2:44:00 PM CEST

Roland Geyer said: “We are increasingly smothering ecosystems in plastic and I am very worried that there may be all kinds of unintended, adverse consequences that we will only find out about once it is too late,” External link

guardian Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:15:00 PM CEST

Roland Geyer said: “We are on this enormous growth trajectory – there is no end in site of the rate of this growth,” External link

guardian Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:15:00 PM CEST

Roland Geyer said: “Roughly half of all the steel we make goes into construction, so it will have decades of use – plastic is the opposite,” “Half of all plastics become waste after four or fewer years” External link

guardian Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:15:00 PM CEST

Roland Geyer said: “What we are trying to do is to create the foundation for sustainable materials management. Put simply, you can’t manage what you don’t measure, and so we think policy discussions will be more informed and fact based now that we have these numbers” External link

guardian Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:15:00 PM CEST

Roland Geyer said: “I think for me that’s the single most surprising thing, the implication of the large growth rate,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:08:00 PM CEST

Roland Geyer said: “Even we were kind of surprised at the sheer magnitude of plastics being made and used,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:08:00 PM CEST

Roland Geyer said: “I think most experts agree these polymers . . . are going to be with us for decades if not centuries,” “I think the danger is permanent global contamination with plastics,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:08:00 PM CEST

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