#Plastic Bag Ban

  • Article: The Supreme Court in Malawi Just Banned Plastic Bags — Again
    Environment

    The Supreme Court in Malawi Just Banned Plastic Bags — Again

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 6, 2019

    Activists are describing it as a “fantastic victory.” Read more

  • Article: Australia Has Reduced Plastic Bag Consumption by 80% Since July
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    Australia Has Reduced Plastic Bag Consumption by 80% Since July

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 28, 2019

    The plastic bag reduction stems from bans by major Australian supermarkets. Read more

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

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 1, 2017

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

  • Article: Kenyans Face Up to 4 Years In Prison For Using Plastic Bags
    Environment

    Kenyans Face Up to 4 Years In Prison For Using Plastic Bags

    By Andrew McMaster|Aug. 28, 2017

    The world’s toughest ban on plastic. Read more

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

    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: Major Australian Supermarkets Ban Single-Use Plastic Bags
    Environment

    Major Australian Supermarkets Ban Single-Use Plastic Bags

    By Sarah Wood|July 19, 2017

    “It’s time for us to #banthebag at every level.” Read more

  • Article: Banning Plastic Bags Could Save Supermarkets Millions, Report Finds
    Environment

    Banning Plastic Bags Could Save Supermarkets Millions, Report Finds

    By Madison Feser|July 18, 2017

    Australian is leading the charge. Read more

  • Article: These 9 Badass Youth Activists Are Changing the World
    Citizenship

    These 9 Badass Youth Activists Are Changing the World

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 24, 2017

    These kids are the future. Read more