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User data
Name Nicole Caputo
Affiliations Engr370 Energy Technology and Society
Groups Engr305 past students
Registered 2012
Impact Combined page views of this user's contributions to the main namespace. 5,807
Contributions Great Pacific garbage patch
Humboldt State University Paper Towel Diversion Project Phase II
Waste CBSM
Graduate Student/Researcher/Collaborator

As the Hopi prophecy states: "We are the ones we have been waiting for."

Interests in Appropriate Technology[edit | edit source]

Social and Environmental Justice, Energy, Chemistry, Climate, Water, Pollution, Plastics/Petrochemicals, Mining, Soil, Agriculture, Food, Transportation and Planning

Experience in Appropriate Technology[edit | edit source]

  • currently designing program to address plastic proliferation in watersheds (including marine environment)
  • internship with Appropedia
  • bio-dynamic farming/living
  • intentional community design
  • San Gregorio House [San Gregorio, California] Wikipedia: San Gregorio House

Favorite Appropedia Pages[edit | edit source]

Related Links[edit | edit source]

International Pacific Research Center:Marine and Tsunami Debris News Algalita Marine Research Foundation Ocean Voyages Institute: Project Kaisei Surfrider's Rise Above Plastics Program Blue Ocean Sciences Plastic Pollution Coalition 5 Gyres Green Sangha NOAA Marine Debris

Experience and Resources[edit | edit source]

I have the following experience, skills or resources to share with Engr370:

  • UN/NOAA-sponsored 5th International Marine Debris Conference Participation and workshops including: Nets to Energy Program (NOAA/Schnitzer Steel) and Waste to Energy Facility/Technology Tour (Covanta Energy)
  • exposure to Commercial Recycled Cooking Oil Biodiesel Plant
  • currently designing plans for marine plastic/marine debris repurposing and conversion (as well as for land-based unsorted plastics)