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October 2020

by admin | February 26, 2021

BFFP Newsletter: What the heck are LCAs? *PLUS* China’s move to ban single-use plastic, McDonald’s food packaging is toxic…and more! BFFP Newsletter: We demand a total ban on waste dumping, a period manifesto for change, Canada proposes regulating plastic as toxic… and more!

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September 2020

by admin | February 26, 2021

BFFP Newsletter: EU Plastic Law under threat, Lobbyists target Kenya for plastic waste, Women Warriors of Indonesia BFFP Newsletter: American Chemistry Council’s claims exposed, Bangladesh goes Zero Waste, Trash Talk launched in the UK, and more…

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Member Stories

Members in the Spotlight: Surfrider Foundation Europe

by Estelle Eonnet | February 26, 2021

My name is Diane Beaumenay-Joannet. I’m one of two coordinators of the Break the Plastic Wave campaign of Surfrider Foundation Europe, together with Cristina Barreau, Marine Litter Coordinator. I’m based in Paris (France). I also spent half of my time as a marine litter policy officer, working hard to influence French politics and policies to protect the Ocean from pollution and fight against plastic pollution.

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Zero Waste Cities of Southeast Asia

by Janssen Calvelo, Southeast Asia Network Organizer, #breakfreefromplastic | February 11, 2021

Polluted beaches, plastic-clogged rivers, and marine animals washed up on shore with plastics found on their stomachs - these are just some of the pictures depicting the grim reality on the shores of Southeast Asia. Since 2015, Southeast Asia has been considered the world’s worst marine plastic polluter. Five countries (Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, and Malaysia) ranked as part of the top ten countries polluting the oceans and seas with plastics and other wastes.

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