The Lie Behind Plastic Pollution Is That We’re Responsible
In the midst of a mounting plastic crisis, the biggest plastic polluters keep pushing better consumer recycling behaviors as the solution. The plastic waste problem is not going to be solved by doubling down on our efforts to educate the public to recycle better. It can be solved by policies that prevent hard-to-recycle items from ever being created and requiring producers to take responsibility for the waste their products become.
Microplastics discovered blowing ashore in sea breezes
Microplastics discovered blowing ashore in sea breezes | Plastics | The Guardian
New Report Identifies The 'Greatest Risk' to Human Health, And It's Not a Virus
Air pollution cuts life expectancy for every man, woman, and child on Earth by nearly two years, according to data released Tuesday which experts said showed poor air quality is "the greatest risk to human health".