#Plastic bags

  • Article: Fed Up With Plastic, This Man Got Kenya to Ban It

    Fed Up With Plastic, This Man Got Kenya to Ban It

    By Joe McCarthy|May 4, 2018

    His story shows that individual activism can go a long way. Read more

  • Article: There Are Fewer Plastic Bags on Seafloors Because of New Laws: Report

    There Are Fewer Plastic Bags on Seafloors Because of New Laws: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|April 5, 2018

    “This research shows how effective charges are at reducing plastic waste.” Read more

  • Article: This Genius Man Is Using Plastic Bags to Pave Roads

    This Genius Man Is Using Plastic Bags to Pave Roads

    By Joe McCarthy|March 26, 2018

    It’s the latest invention tackling a global problem. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils

    Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    All single-use plastic must be phased out by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Montreal Has Officially Banned Plastic Bags

    Montreal Has Officially Banned Plastic Bags

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 3, 2018

    One more city down. Read more

  • Article: Avani Bioplastic “Eco Bags” Feed Animals, Doesn’t Hurt Them

    Avani Bioplastic “Eco Bags” Feed Animals, Doesn’t Hurt Them

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 25, 2017

    These biodegradable bags might be what takes down plastic. Read more

  • Article: This State Actually Banned the Banning of Plastic Bags

    This State Actually Banned the Banning of Plastic Bags

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 3, 2017

    And it’s not the first to do so, either. Read more

  • Article: Number of Plastic Bags Found on UK Beaches Nearly Halves — In Just One Year

    Number of Plastic Bags Found on UK Beaches Nearly Halves — In Just One Year

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Nov. 23, 2016

    Human behaviour can change more quickly than you might think. Read more