#Recycling

  • Article: Argentina Could Become the Next Dumping Ground for Plastic Waste

    Argentina Could Become the Next Dumping Ground for Plastic Waste

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 1, 2019

    Importing plastic waste is risky business. Read more

  • Article: These South African Women Are Turning a Litter Problem Into Community-Wide Empowerment
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    These South African Women Are Turning a Litter Problem Into Community-Wide Empowerment

    From Beautiful News|Oct. 25, 2019

    “Growing up, littering was normal.” Read more

  • Article: This Is Why Coca-Cola Africa Is Investing in a World Without Waste

    This Is Why Coca-Cola Africa Is Investing in a World Without Waste

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Coca-Cola Africa|Oct. 14, 2019

    The campaign is a global call to action for all of us to eliminate plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: The Ocean Cleanup Device in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Finally Working

    The Ocean Cleanup Device in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Finally Working

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 8, 2019

    “This now gives us sufficient confidence in the general concept to keep going on this project.” Read more

  • Article: I've Fought Plastic Pollution Since the 6th Grade. We Can Stop This Problem.

    I've Fought Plastic Pollution Since the 6th Grade. We Can Stop This Problem.

    Sept. 12, 2019

    From changing recycling laws to transforming corporate sustainability. Read more

  • Article: Britain’s Biggest Supermarket Will Ban Brands Using Excessive Plastic Packaging

    Britain’s Biggest Supermarket Will Ban Brands Using Excessive Plastic Packaging

    By Ruqayah Juyel|Aug. 27, 2019

    It will “reserve the right not to list” products with too much non-recyclable packaging. Read more

  • Article: Germany Plans to Ban Plastic Bags, Adding Momentum to Global Movement

    Germany Plans to Ban Plastic Bags, Adding Momentum to Global Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 13, 2019

    Only 5% of plastic bags get recycled. Read more

  • Article: Art in the Time of Climate Change: Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 Is Going Green

    Art in the Time of Climate Change: Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 Is Going Green

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 9, 2019

    It's previously been characterised by far too many flyers and plastic cups. Read more