What the battle against plastics means for oil demand

Sep 03, 2018, 03:25 PM

In many ways, plastic is the perfect product. It’s lightweight, cheap and durable. But cleaning up the world’s plastic waste will be a monumental effort – one which will have major implications for petrochemical companies and the long-term demand for oil. We chat to Nick Stansbury about the underexplored investment consequences of the recent public outcry.

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Guest: Nick Stansbury, Fund Manager
Host: Mark Chappel, Investment Writer

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