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Legislation Against Plastic Pollution

Use less. Recycle more. Buy this. Don’t support that. When talking about pollution, especially plastic pollution, the conversation often targets in...

Reducing our Consumption of Plastics

Turning off the faucet... Plastic production has increased twenty-fold over the last 50 years – Over 300 million tons of plastic is being produced ...

Will Innovation Solve The Plastic Problem?

Plastics are everywhere...  Think about your most essential daily activities. How many times do you come into contact with plastic before you even ...

The Plastic Problem – Human Health

The problem of plastic pollution in the environment is familiar to most of us these days. Litter, overflowing landfill sites, ocean gyres of floati...

History of Plastic Bags: How Did We Get Here

Why Are Single Use Plastic Bags Everywhere? Plastic bags are ubiquitous and most people don’t question it. Why? Less than 50 years ago plastic bags...

The Plastic Problem: Wildlife

How Do Plastics Impact Wildlife? Many creatures mistake plastic for food, which can be deadly when they attempt to eat it. In total, it is estimate...

The Plastic Problem: Global Warming

Plastic's Contribution to Climate Change The problem with plastic isn’t only about the visible pollution that’s evident everywhere we look today. P...

The Plastic Problem: Pollution

Jacques Cousteau, the renowned underwater researcher and pioneering marine conservationist, once said, “Water and air, the two essential fluids o...

Reusable grocery bags: Good or bad for the environment?

For every news article that tells us ‘Reusable bags are better for the environment’ there seems to be another one saying ‘Reusable bags are not rea...

How to reduce the use of plastic bags

Do you live in an area where plastic bags are taxed or banned? More than 20 U.S. states and 150+ cities and counties have already banned plastic b...

How do reusable bags help the environment?

It’s common to hear that reusable bags – the ones you can use many times over, for months or even years– are great for the environment because they...

Reusable vs. Disposable Bags: What's Better for The Environment?

Reusable vs. Disposable Bags: What's Better for The Environment?
Is investing in a reusable bag really going to lower your environmental footprint? In this post I will answer three main questions: What’s the en...