#Plastic

  • Article: Tesco Is Banning All Non-Recyclable Plastics on Own-Brand Products
    Environment

    Tesco Is Banning All Non-Recyclable Plastics on Own-Brand Products

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 24, 2018

    It “could be a game-changer,” according to campaigners. Read more

  • Article: This Supermarket Is Paying Shoppers to Recycle Plastic Bottles
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    This Supermarket Is Paying Shoppers to Recycle Plastic Bottles

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 22, 2018

    It's giving shoppers the chance to get hands on in the fight against plastic waste. Read more

  • Article: Alaska Airlines Is Banning Plastic Straws — Thanks to a 16-Year-Old Girl Scout
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    Alaska Airlines Is Banning Plastic Straws — Thanks to a 16-Year-Old Girl Scout

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2018

    “My hope is that we can continue to rally together and inspire future generations to take a stand.” Read more

  • Article: Adidas Is Making Even More Clothes From Recycled Ocean Plastic
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    Adidas Is Making Even More Clothes From Recycled Ocean Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2018

    Your whole wardrobe could soon be made out of recycled ocean plastic. Read more

  • Article: Nat Geo's Surprising New Cover Shows the Ongoing Perils of Plastic Pollution
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    Nat Geo's Surprising New Cover Shows the Ongoing Perils of Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2018

    More than 700 marine animal species have been harmed by plastic. Read more

  • Article: Supermarkets Are Using This New Packaging Label to Eliminate 'Hidden Plastic'
    Finance & Innovation

    Supermarkets Are Using This New Packaging Label to Eliminate 'Hidden Plastic'

    By Joe McCarthy|May 16, 2018

    Around 40% of plastic is for packaging, half of which is for food and drink. Read more

  • Article: The UK Wants to Be the 'World's First' Plastic-Free Parliament
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    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: Scientists Found a Plastic Grocery Bag in the Ocean's Deepest Trench
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    Scientists Found a Plastic Grocery Bag in the Ocean's Deepest Trench

    By Chris Gelardi|May 15, 2018

    The bag was spotted in the Mariana Trench at a depth of 36,000 feet. Read more