Whatever your reason, going ‘zero waste is a great way to live a more sustainable life and help reduce the amount of plastic pollution in our oceans and landfills. Here are 15 tips to get you started on your zero-waste journey:
Here are five facts about plastic and its impact on the planet that will make you think twice before using that disposable coffee cup or straw.
Ocean plastic pollution is a huge problem in the world today. It’s estimated that more than 8 million metric tons of plastic end up in the ocean every year. That’s the equivalent of a truck full of plastic garbage dumped into the ocean every minute. So what can we do right now to start tackling the problem?
Plastic is produced in huge quantities every year around the world, yet many scientists have started to see the dangers that it can present when it comes to the environment. The issue is that products made of plastic are often used just once, and then they are thrown away.
A study that found the presence of microplastics in bottles of water has caused the World Health Organization to carry out an urgent assessment of the potential risks of plastic to human health.