#Plastic Pollution

  • Article: F1 Star Lewis Hamilton Cleaned Up a Beach and Now Wants Everyone to Stop Using Plastic
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    F1 Star Lewis Hamilton Cleaned Up a Beach and Now Wants Everyone to Stop Using Plastic

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 8, 2018

    “We couldn’t stand by, we had to do something.” Read more

  • Article: Iceland Is the First UK Supermarket to Sell Plastic-Free Chewing Gum
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    Iceland Is the First UK Supermarket to Sell Plastic-Free Chewing Gum

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 2, 2018

    Yes, really. Chewing gum has plastic in it. Read more

  • Article: There's a Problem With Outright Banning Plastic Straws
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    There's a Problem With Outright Banning Plastic Straws

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 31, 2018

    The world is cracking down on plastic straws — but there's a reason we should stop and think. Read more

  • Article: You Can Get a Half-Priced Ticket at These Theme Parks by Recycling
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    You Can Get a Half-Priced Ticket at These Theme Parks by Recycling

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 26, 2018

    You get a discount voucher in exchange for your used drinks bottle. Read more

  • Article: 5 Tips to Make This Your Most Sustainable Summer Yet
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    5 Tips to Make This Your Most Sustainable Summer Yet

    By Jasper Lo|July 20, 2018

    These easy changes mean more guilt-free fun this summer. Read more

  • Article: Starbucks Is Ditching Plastic Straws in All of Its Stores
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    Starbucks Is Ditching Plastic Straws in All of Its Stores

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 9, 2018

    It will eliminate 1 billion straws from the global supply chain every year. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Launched a Fund to Drive Creation of Eco-Friendly Plastics
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    The UK Just Launched a Fund to Drive Creation of Eco-Friendly Plastics

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 21, 2018

    Without alternatives we’ll never beat plastic. Read more

  • Article: UK Can Only Recycle 9% of Its Own Plastic. A New Report Says This Must Change
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    UK Can Only Recycle 9% of Its Own Plastic. A New Report Says This Must Change

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 18, 2018

    And nearly 75% of UK's plastic demand could be met by recycled plastic. Read more