#Microbeads

  • Article: Overwhelming Majority of 'Flushable' Wet Wipes Aren't Flushable at All

    Overwhelming Majority of 'Flushable' Wet Wipes Aren't Flushable at All

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 13, 2018

    And it's doing serious harm to the sewers and the seas. Read more

  • Article: Plastic Has Now Been Found in Human Poo — From Every Single Person Studied

    Plastic Has Now Been Found in Human Poo — From Every Single Person Studied

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 23, 2018

    First plastic gets in your food. You can work out the rest. Read more

  • Article: Plastic Straws and Cotton Buds Could Be Banned in Britain by Next Year

    Plastic Straws and Cotton Buds Could Be Banned in Britain by Next Year

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 22, 2018

    England alone uses 4.7 billion plastic straws and 1.8 billion plastic-stemmed cotton buds each year. Read more

  • Article: Almost a Quarter of UK Nurseries Want to Ban Glitter

    Almost a Quarter of UK Nurseries Want to Ban Glitter

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 27, 2018

    Glitter has a dark secret — and it’s all to do with protecting our environment. Read more

  • Article: This Major UK Supermarket Chain Just Pledged to Be Totally Plastic Free by 2023

    This Major UK Supermarket Chain Just Pledged to Be Totally Plastic Free by 2023

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 16, 2018

    The plastic revolution is alive. Read more

  • Article: Canada Has Officially Banned Toiletries That Contain Plastic Microbeads

    Canada Has Officially Banned Toiletries That Contain Plastic Microbeads

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 9, 2018

    Less microbeads = happier water. Read more

  • Article: The Long-Awaited Ban on Plastic Microbeads in the UK Is Finally Here

    The Long-Awaited Ban on Plastic Microbeads in the UK Is Finally Here

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 9, 2018

    It’s one of the world’s toughest bans on the harmful microplastics. Read more

  • Article: Why You Should Probably Never Use Microbead Soaps Again

    Why You Should Probably Never Use Microbead Soaps Again

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017

    Tiny beads = big problems. Read more