#Plastic waste

  • Article: Dunkin Donuts Is Getting Rid of Styrofoam Cups by 2020
    Environment

    Dunkin Donuts Is Getting Rid of Styrofoam Cups by 2020

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 8, 2018

    Some customers are upset. Read more

  • Article: ‘Tornado of Plastic’ Envelops Photographer in Indonesia
    Environment

    ‘Tornado of Plastic’ Envelops Photographer in Indonesia

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 6, 2018

    Another day, another shocking example of plastic pollution in the world’s oceans. Read more

  • Article: Ryanair Is Eliminating Plastic From Its Planes
    Environment

    Ryanair Is Eliminating Plastic From Its Planes

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 1, 2018

    The CEO has suggested shooting environmentalists in the past. Read more

  • Article: Plastic Is Causing Coral Reefs to Get Sick and Die
    Environment

    Plastic Is Causing Coral Reefs to Get Sick and Die

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 26, 2018

    “Everything you see on the beach is probably lying on the reef." Read more

  • Article: Canada Will Ask G7 Countries to Reduce Plastic Waste
    Environment

    Canada Will Ask G7 Countries to Reduce Plastic Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 26, 2018

    “The health of the oceans is under threat.” Read more

  • Article: You Can Refill Water Bottles for Free in UK Shops and Cafes from 2021
    Environment

    You Can Refill Water Bottles for Free in UK Shops and Cafes from 2021

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 25, 2018

    And at Costa Coffee from this March. Read more

  • Article: The UK ‘Opposed New EU Recycling Targets' Despite Big Plastic Crackdown
    Environment

    The UK ‘Opposed New EU Recycling Targets' Despite Big Plastic Crackdown

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 25, 2018

    Right now, EU recycling targets are 50% by 2020. But they’re set to get even more ambitious. Read more

  • Article: 200 MPs Call on UK Supermarkets to Scrap Plastic Packaging
    Environment

    200 MPs Call on UK Supermarkets to Scrap Plastic Packaging

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 19, 2018

    They are urging stores to follow Iceland’s pledge to eliminate plastic. Read more