Plastic Pollution

Seattle First City to Ban single Use Plastic Straws and Utensils

According to a study conducted by Seattle Public Utilities, the first major US city which has put a ban on the single-use plastic is Seattle. The complete ban includes all the plastic straws and utensils that are commonly used in food services. Seattle is leading30

Plastic Pollution

Plastic Eating Bacteria Discovered in Major Breakthrough

A solution to one of the world’s most urgent environmental crises has been found by a student; i .e. breeding bacteria that can eat plastic and then breaks down into by-products harmlessly. Polyethene terephthalate (PET) degraded by microbes is one of the world’s most common plastics30

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How to make periods environmentally friendly

Plastic pollution is one of the biggest contributing factors to the decline in our environment – and the taboo subject of sanitary waste makes up a percentage of this. In the UK alone, 4.3 billion disposable sanitary products are used every year – and it’s30

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Nations Declare War against Single Use Plastic

Disposable plastics, also known as single-use plastics, are used only once before they are thrown away or recycled. These include things like plastic bags, coffee stirrers, water bottles, straws, soda and most food packaging items. The plastic used in such products is practically low-grade i.e.30

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India to eliminate Single Use Plastic by 2022

By 2022, the Indian government has decided to ban all single-use plastics, which has been welcomed by all the grassroots groups and also the United States. This policy has been described as “unprecedented” by the UN environment agency. It was announced at a World Environment30

Plastic Pollution in Ocean

First Ever Great Plastic Clean Up for Oceans

The first ever machine is all set to sail to initiate the clean-up campaign the planet’s largest part of ocean plastic. It’s directing to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, which is a halfway between California and Hawaii. The objective is, to begin with, collecting 1.830

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On World Environment Day, Beat Plastic

As countries pace ahead on the economic development front, the concerns about environment conservation are often drowned in the din about globalization. However, warning signs like rising greenhouse emissions, global warming and pollution have brought sustainable development back to focus.  In view of the renewed30

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How Plastic is Entering into our Food Chain

Can you imagine a world without your phone, heavy machines, automobiles and most home appliances? For most of us the answer is no, which is why imagining a world without plastic is nearly impossible. The invention of plastic is credited to Alexander Parkes in London30