#Plastic Bags

  • Article: The UK Wants to Be the 'World's First' Plastic-Free Parliament
    Environment

    The UK Wants to Be the 'World's First' Plastic-Free Parliament

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 16, 2018

    All 'avoidable single-use plastics' will be eliminated from parliament by 2019. Read more

  • Article: 16 Times Countries and Cities Have Banned Single-Use Plastics
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    16 Times Countries and Cities Have Banned Single-Use Plastics

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 25, 2018

    They are an inspiration in the war on plastic. Read more

  • Article: New York’s Governor Just Introduced a Bill to Ban Plastic Bags
    Environment

    New York’s Governor Just Introduced a Bill to Ban Plastic Bags

    By Chris Gelardi|April 24, 2018

    Governor Cuomo is facing mounting pressure to improve his lackluster environmental platform. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Biggest Recycling Mistakes You're Probably Making
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    These Are the Biggest Recycling Mistakes You're Probably Making

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 16, 2018

    It's nothing personal — most of us are. Read more

  • Article: 9 Brilliant Ways the UK Is Cracking Down on Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    9 Brilliant Ways the UK Is Cracking Down on Plastic Pollution

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 11, 2018

    Will 2018 be the year we beat plastic waste? Read more

  • Article: This Girl Used Banana Leaves to Beat Kenya’s New Plastic Bag Ban, and the Internet Fell in Love
    Environment

    This Girl Used Banana Leaves to Beat Kenya’s New Plastic Bag Ban, and the Internet Fell in Love

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 1, 2017

    Having a plastic bag in Kenya can now mean four years in jail. So this girl got creative. Read more

  • Article: The UK's Largest Grocery Store Is Banning Single-Use Plastic Bags
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    The UK's Largest Grocery Store Is Banning Single-Use Plastic Bags

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 7, 2017

    As of 28th August, it’s bags for life all the way. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Discover Plastic-Eating Caterpillars That Could Help Fight Waste
    Environment

    Scientists Discover Plastic-Eating Caterpillars That Could Help Fight Waste

    By Yosola Olorunshola|April 25, 2017

    A chance discovery could speed up the war against plastic waste. Read more