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  Wed, 28/09/2022 - 14:44
They food that we throw away could have helped any of the 811 million people that live in hunger. Need more evidence on why food waste is wrong? Greenhouse gases are generated at every stage of food production. But food waste ending in #landfills is…
  Fri, 29/07/2022 - 10:06
The UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) announced in March 2022 that it is developing the legally binding Global Plastics Treaty. The Treaty will take a full lifecycle view  of plastic, from its production, to design and disposal. A historic and…
  Thu, 28/07/2022 - 14:59
Today, we finish using up the resources that were meant to last us the year.  In 2021, this fell on the 29th of July. Earth Overshoot Day is a reminder that our demands of earth far exceed what earth can re-generate. Read more about the problem and…
  Wed, 27/07/2022 - 10:42
If plastic was a country, it would be the 5th largest GHG emitter in the world. To tackle the environmental impact of plastics, we need global action. Plastic products, plastic waste and their source material (oil & gas) are traded globally.…
  Mon, 25/07/2022 - 10:07
Fragmented plastic reduction policies are less likely to be effective. Linking Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) with the ban will create a more robust and holistic policy, resulting in greater engagement with plastic manufacturers and brands…
  Fri, 22/07/2022 - 10:03
Our waste workers lie at the heart of any plastic pollution #solution. Their hard work is what prevents even more tonnes of #plastic from ending up in landfills and waterways.
  Wed, 20/07/2022 - 17:07
How quickly can we get rid of plastic? As quickly as petrochemical industries stop their trickery, masquerading their waste as essential commodities! #Plastics #PlasticBan #PlasticFreeJuly #QuitSachets #SingleUsePlasticBan
  Fri, 15/07/2022 - 17:11
India's single-use plastic ban hopes to eliminate 19 plastic items. The ban is a good start; but the enforcement will determine its real effect.  #Plastics #PlasticBan #PlasticFreeJuly #QuitSachets #SingleUsePlasticBan
  Wed, 13/07/2022 - 17:14
India's single-use plastic ban hopes to eliminate 19 plastic items. The ban is a good start; what remains to be seen is the enforcement.  #PlasticFreeJuly #QuitSachets #SingleUsePlasticBan #Plastics
  Fri, 08/07/2022 - 11:10
Follow the #QuitSachet movement to find out how you can work towards corporate accountability and turn the tap off plastic production. And while we push Corporates towards change, there are some lifestyle changes you can make as an individual also.…