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Corporations Told: Own Up to Global Plastic Crisis

by Jed Alegado | March 8, 2018

BANDUNG, Indonesia (March 8, 2018) — Companies producing and earning from their problematic products should take on the responsibility for the global plastic pollution. “It’s unfair for companies, who earn billions of dollars annually, to pass the burden and responsibility of managing the waste that their products create when cities and communities with limited resources […]

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Bandung City to host International Zero Waste Cities Conference

by Jed Alegado | March 3, 2018

BANDUNG, Indonesia (March 2, 2018) — Government officials, civil society organizations and Zero Waste communities and practitioners will gather in Bandung, Indonesia for this year’s International Zero Waste Cities Conference (IZWC) to be held on March 5-7. With its theme, “Circular City is the Future City”, this year’s IZWC presents a new approach for policy makers […]

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#breakfreefromplastic Mediterranean changemakers

by Matt Franklin | February 28, 2018

The beginning of February saw dozens of #breakfreefromplastic campaigners and activists gathering in Marrakech, Morocco looking for new ways to work together change the face of the Mediterranean with their projects. Movement members from Barcelona, to Beirut and most Mediterranean countries in between shared their common culture, love of food and traditional zero waste crafts […]

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Trash in America (Moving from Destructive Consumption to a Zero-Waste System)

by admin | February 16, 2018

A zero-waste economy is possible. By reducing consumption, increasing the reuse and repair of goods, and recycling and composting all remaining materials, the U.S. can create zero waste.

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Ocean Plastics Tour Signals Change for New Zealand

by admin | February 12, 2018

PRESS RELEASE THE PURE TOUR 12 February 2018. Our oceans need fixing, and Aotearoa is ready to play its part, says environmentalist and Indigenous rights advocate Tina Ngata. A national tour of speaking engagements with global ocean plastics experts Marcus Eriksen and Anna Cummins from the 5 Gyres Institute and Raquelle De Vine from Algalita […]

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