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Some harsh realities about the poor progress being made on plastic recycling targets...
Some harsh realities about the poor progress being made on plastic recycling targets...
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>"Intestinal viruses such as rotavirus were found to be infectious for up to three days by attaching to _...Read More_
>"Intestinal viruses such as rotavirus were found to be infectious for up to three days by attaching to _...Read More_
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The agreement commits nations to work on a broad and legally binding treaty that would not only aim to improve recycling and clean up the world’s plastic waste, but would encompass curbs on plastics production itself. That could put _...Read More_
The agreement commits nations to work on a broad and legally binding treaty that would not only aim to improve recycling and clean up the world’s plastic waste, but would encompass curbs on plastics production itself. That could put _...Read More_
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"Law bans sale of carrots, bananas and other items in plastic as environment groups urge other countries to follow"
"Law bans sale of carrots, bananas and other items in plastic as environment groups urge other countries to follow"
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Termed “neopelagic communities”, these colonies are thriving in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch and going where _...Read More_
Termed “neopelagic communities”, these colonies are thriving in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch and going where _...Read More_
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>"Indonesia Environmentalists in Indonesia keen to send a message about the world’s worsening ocean plastics crisis have created a museum made entirely from plastics, to convince people to rethink their habits and say no to single-use _...Read More_
>"Indonesia Environmentalists in Indonesia keen to send a message about the world’s worsening ocean plastics crisis have created a museum made entirely from plastics, to convince people to rethink their habits and say no to single-use _...Read More_
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"An alarming new study finds that infant feces contain 10 times more polyethylene terephthalate (aka polyester) than an adult’s."
"An alarming new study finds that infant feces contain 10 times more polyethylene terephthalate (aka polyester) than an adult’s."
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the world suffers all the misfortune we drop on it. The plastics industry keeps making tons of money every day and we keep consuming like headless zombies
the world suffers all the misfortune we drop on it. The plastics industry keeps making tons of money every day and we keep consuming like headless zombies
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Plastic is one of the major sources of water and land pollution. Its harmful to both human and animals. The best solution to this, is proper waste disposal and management. These plastics can be gathered and recycled.
Plastic is one of the major sources of water and land pollution. Its harmful to both human and animals. The best solution to this, is proper waste disposal and management. These plastics can be gathered and recycled.
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“‘... it was as if the algorithmic tendency to flatten everything into a composite of greatest hits had resulted in a beauty ideal that favored white women capable of manufacturing a look of rootless exoticism. For those born with _...Read More_
“‘... it was as if the algorithmic tendency to flatten everything into a composite of greatest hits had resulted in a beauty ideal that favored white women capable of manufacturing a look of rootless exoticism. For those born with _...Read More_
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Maybe there’s a little hope after all on the microplastics issue.
Maybe there’s a little hope after all on the microplastics issue.
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A really creative way to bring attention to the environmental problems surrounding single-use plastic bags! The only problem is that these bags might actually make people want to collect them due to the embarrassing slogans and therefore _...Read More_
A really creative way to bring attention to the environmental problems surrounding single-use plastic bags! The only problem is that these bags might actually make people want to collect them due to the embarrassing slogans and therefore _...Read More_
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I don’t know much about this or use this, but the science makes sense. [#makeup](/relevant/new/makeup)
I don’t know much about this or use this, but the science makes sense. [#makeup](/relevant/new/makeup)
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Plastic waste is the epitome of our wasteful and short term habits. Cheap production costs combined with high margins and fed by unbridled consumerism are destroying this planet. Free plastic toys with kids meals, cheap plastic mementos at _...Read More_
Plastic waste is the epitome of our wasteful and short term habits. Cheap production costs combined with high margins and fed by unbridled consumerism are destroying this planet. Free plastic toys with kids meals, cheap plastic mementos at _...Read More_
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This has been pretty viral and not to say that plastic is nearly as damaging as other pollutants, chemicals, and bombs the earth has experienced, however an estimated 38 million plastic bits jewel this UNESCO island in the South Pacific- _...Read More_
This has been pretty viral and not to say that plastic is nearly as damaging as other pollutants, chemicals, and bombs the earth has experienced, however an estimated 38 million plastic bits jewel this UNESCO island in the South Pacific- _...Read More_