#Single-use Plastic

  • Article: 10 Ways to Deal With Halloween Waste in Ways That Won't Come Back to Haunt Us

    10 Ways to Deal With Halloween Waste in Ways That Won't Come Back to Haunt Us

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Gaëlle Langué|Oct. 30, 2019

    There’s nothing scarier than food waste and landfill. Read more

  • Article: This UK University Just Banned Beef to Combat Climate Change

    This UK University Just Banned Beef to Combat Climate Change

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 13, 2019

    It's also aiming to be carbon neutral by 2025 — 25 years earlier than the UK's national target. Read more

  • Article: Coca-Cola Is Doubling Its Recycled Plastic Use Across Australia

    Coca-Cola Is Doubling Its Recycled Plastic Use Across Australia

    By Madeleine Keck|April 18, 2019

    Seven in 10 bottles will be made from fully recycled materials by the end of the year. Read more

  • 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 Tax, Mental Health, and Everything Else You Need to Know About UK Budget 2018

    Plastic Tax, Mental Health, and Everything Else You Need to Know About UK Budget 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2018

    What does the Autumn Budget mean for Global Citizens? Read more

  • Article: London Is Going to Get Over 100 New Drinking Fountains — But What Do Londoners Think?

    London Is Going to Get Over 100 New Drinking Fountains — But What Do Londoners Think?

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Oct. 12, 2018

    Global Citizen went to find out. Read more

  • Article: California Is the First State to Stop Offering Plastic Straws in Restaurants

    California Is the First State to Stop Offering Plastic Straws in Restaurants

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 24, 2018

    The ban goes into effect in January 2019. Read more

  • Article: Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason

    Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 14, 2018

    It's a bit rubbish men don't get bins already. Read more