Recently, the 2016 Rio Olympic organizers released the summer Olympics athletes will compete for medals, the medals are a large part of the material used recycled materials, docking environmental theme, mystery medals thus be lifted.
Rio Olympic medal docking green ribbon material from the plastic bottle half
It is understood that the gold medal on the Olympic Games with gold without using mercury in the refining process, while the silver and bronze medals were using 30% of recyclable materials. Medal Ribbon half of the plastic from recycled plastic bottles. Medals loaded wooden boxes shaped like a seed, the wood used is also relevant forest protection agency certified recyclable resources.
The medal design highlights the ancient Greek symbol of victory laurel leaf, the Olympic and Paralympic Games emblem surrounded by laurel leaves. The other side of the medal is to follow the Olympic tradition, engraved with the Greek goddess of victory, but behind Greece Arena and the Acropolis. It is worth mentioning that the center than at the edge micro medal thicker, medals corresponding event names are engraved by laser on the outside edge of the medal.
Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games, will be held August 5, 2016 – was held in Rio de Janeiro on the 21st. Rio de Janeiro will be the first in the history of the Olympic Games to host cities in South America, and is the first Portuguese city to host the Olympic Games.
Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games, also known as the 31 th Summer Olympic Games will be held August 5, 2016 – was held in Rio de Janeiro on the 21st. Rio de Janeiro will be the first in the history of the Olympic Games to host cities in South America, and is the first Portuguese city to host the Olympic Games; in addition, the Summer Olympic Games is following the 2014 World Cup in Brazil after a sporting event.
Beijing October 3, 2009 morning, the International Olympic Committee 121 plenary meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark, in the vote to host the 2016 Summer Olympics, the Rio de Janeiro beat Madrid by three rounds of voting, 2016 31 th Summer the right to host the Olympic Games, this is the Olympic debut in the South American continent.
October 2, 2009, three rounds of voting by the Rio de Janeiro beat Madrid, Chicago and Tokyo, Japan, ultimately, in 2016 the 31st session of the right to host the Summer Olympic Games. June 14, 2016, the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and Paralympic medals in Brazil in about publishing.