#Plastics

  • Article: 5 Incredible Teen Activists in the UK You Need to Follow

    5 Incredible Teen Activists in the UK You Need to Follow

    By Alice Gilchrist-Miller|July 9, 2019

    Because you’re never too young to start saving the world. Read more

  • Article: UK's Canals and Rivers Could be 'Plastic-Free in a Year' if Every Visitor Takes a Bit of Rubbish Away

    UK's Canals and Rivers Could be 'Plastic-Free in a Year' if Every Visitor Takes a Bit of Rubbish Away

    By Helen Lock|June 5, 2019

    "By taking action locally they will also be helping tackle a global issue." Read more

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

    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: Britain Has Unveiled Its New Plastics Plan: 3 Key Things to Know

    Britain Has Unveiled Its New Plastics Plan: 3 Key Things to Know

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 19, 2019

    Here’s what the government has suggested to tackle plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: Does South Africa Have a Microplastics Problem? This Research Says Yes

    Does South Africa Have a Microplastics Problem? This Research Says Yes

    Sept. 19, 2018

    Plastics has become a global concern. Read more

  • Article: UK Plastic Bag Sales Fall 86% After Introduction of Extra Charge

    UK Plastic Bag Sales Fall 86% After Introduction of Extra Charge

    By Joanna Prisco|July 30, 2018

    A charge on single-use plastic bags is dissuading shoppers from using them. Read more

  • Article: Ikea Will Phase Out Single-Use Plastics From Its Stores by 2020

    Ikea Will Phase Out Single-Use Plastics From Its Stores by 2020

    By Daniele Selby|June 8, 2018

    The Swedish furniture giant is going green. Read more