Daniel Robison http://wrti.org en Startup Converts Plastic To Oil, And Finds A Niche http://wrti.org/post/startup-converts-plastic-oil-and-finds-niche Only 7 percent of plastic waste in the United States is recycled each year, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. A startup company in Niagara Falls says it can increase that amount and reduce the country's dependence on foreign oil at the same time.<p>It all starts with a machine known as the Plastic-Eating Monster. Thousands of pounds of shredded milk jugs, water bottles and grocery bags tumble into a large tank, where they're melted together and vaporized. Mon, 19 Mar 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Daniel Robison 1583 at http://wrti.org Startup Converts Plastic To Oil, And Finds A Niche