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Recyclable Planet Joins the United States Conference of Mayors' Business Council

The First Reverse Vending Machines With Augmented Reality Technology in the World to be Exhibited in USCM's Baltimore Meeting ( June 17th-21st )

MIAMI, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayors around the country and business council members will be able to appreciate the first reverse vending machines with augmented reality technology in the world developed by Recyclable Planet with technological cooperation of German companies Trautwein SB Technik and metaio.

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"This initiative shows how we can integrate cutting edge technologies, social media, and smart phone's applications with our reverse vending machines. Our main goal is to generate front end recycling awareness. Our company is committed to create new educational and motivational platforms that will encourage people to make recycling part of their normal daily behavior," said Carlos Cuevas, Recyclable Planet's Founder & CEO.

Recyclable Planet's reverse vending machines are collection systems that accept aluminum cans and / or plastic bottles. Participants are rewarded for using them in different ways. "We could develop unlimited number of creative recycling programs around them. These machines enhance recycling awareness and are the only ones with high quality HD digital signage. They could be placed in schools, universities, shopping centers, airports, parks, sport venues, residential buildings, office buildings, and especially in supermarkets and retail stores."

"We are looking forward to discuss the importance of increasing global recycling rates through innovation, collaboration and consumer education with U.S. Mayors and Business Council Members," Cuevas added.

"AR technology is perfect for getting customers interested, involved and educated in an easy way. We are very happy to support Recyclable Planet's efforts for a more responsible and sustainable way of dealing with resources," said Thomas Alt, metaio's CEO.

About Recyclable Planet

An American Sustainable Development Company that focuses in the implementation of ecological, smart, creative, functional and interactive solutions that will educate , motivate and encourage people to reshape global human activity through technology, social responsibility and conservation. Recyclable planet commercial activities range from the implementation of cutting edge recycling technologies to the distribution of high quality sustainable products.

Recyclable Planet Corporate Mission Video

About metaio

As the world-wide leader in Augmented Reality technology, metaio develops software products for visual interactive solutions between the real and the virtual world. Based on the software platform Unifeye, 3D-animations can be integrated seamlessly into live-video streams respectively into pictures of the user's real environment. Founded in February 2003, metaio currently employs 70+ people at two different locations. The company is headquartered in Munich with the subsidiary metaio Inc. located in San Francisco USA. metaio has been working with more than 450 renowned customers from different industries and geographical locations. Among them: BMW, Daimler, Siemens, Toyota, Peugeot, EADS, Bertelsmann, KUKA, LEGO, MINI, Popular Science, Focus Features and Volkswagen.

SOURCE Recyclable Planet

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