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Nat Geo to air Earth Day special

National Geographic Channel has announced the launch of the eco-themed Garbage Moguls special, set to premiere on Earth Day. The special will follow the team behind 'eco-capitalists' TerraCycle through the process of taking waste, adding design and producing mass merchandise - in this case a messenger bag for OfficeMax, made from old billboard materials and seat belts and a kite made entirely of Oreo wrappers for Wal-Mart.
March 25, 2009

National Geographic Channel has announced the launch of the eco-themed Garbage Moguls special, set to premiere on Earth Day. The special will follow the team behind ‘eco-capitalists’ TerraCycle through the process of taking waste, adding design and producing mass merchandise – in this case a messenger bag for OfficeMax, made from old billboard materials and seat belts and a kite made entirely of Oreo wrappers for Wal-Mart. For more info, see the release.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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