PICK UP THE PIECES
students tackle trash
SPEAKING OF WASTE
four panel discussions
'NO PLASTIC STRAW'
what do we do with it?
from bottling our water
the recycling myth
Ocean | Environment | Science | Policy | Culture
The system was invented to make using and shopping with reusable bags much easier.
'Plastic Entanglements' examines the environmental impact of plastic in sixty works.
Our oceans need fixing, and Aotearoa (the Māori name for New Zealand) is ready to play its part, says environmentalist and Indigenous rights advocate Tina Ngata.
'You can't go to Midway and not be immediately aware of the plastic issue,' says filmmaker Ian Shive.
Dignity Health eliminated plastic straws and stir sticks from the cafeterias in its 39-hospital system.
Here's what California should do.
A viral video of a fisherman pulling pieces of plastic, including three plastic bottle caps, out of the stomach of a mahi mahi fish has prompted a new public outcry about the problem of plastic pollution
Plastic Pollution Coalition together with partner organizations are calling on WEF members to take action to stop plastic pollution.
Plastic Pollution Coalition has released a new film featuring interviews with scientists, explorers, and environmental activists on microplastics.
After a youth delegation from Bahamas Plastic Movement advocated for the ban, the country will ban plastic bags in the first quarter of 2018.
Today the European Commission has stepped forward to address plastic pollution with the release of its Strategy on Plastics in the Circular Economy, reports the Rethink Plastic alliance.
A new campaign and children’s book raises awareness about the impact of balloon releases on wildlife and the environment.
The Seabin is a floating trash bin that removes plastic pollution from waterways.
We're calling on YOU to help us solve the problem of plastic food packaging in the New Year.
As 2017 comes to a close, PPC offers this status update, including some of our achievements this year and where we are headed next
Amber Marcoux and Tyler Wilcox made the event a celebration of love with a light footprint on the earth and local wildlife.
Wonderfruit, Thailand’s pioneering, sustainable celebration of art and music has eliminated single-use plastic for its upcoming festival Dec. 14-17
The Made Out of WHAT Los Angeles Exhibition opens this Sunday showcasing thought provoking art created from waste materials.
200+ Countries Sign a UN Resolution to Stop Plastic Pollution
Plastic Pollution Coalition and Made Safe have teamed up to create the first-ever Healthy Baby Guide, with everything you need to keep you and your children safe from harmful chemicals.
End Open Burning; Create Long-Term Waste Management Plan
Douglas Stoup has skied to both the North and South Poles more than anyone on the planet.
A reflection on fighting for clean and healthy communities in North East LA.
Retail giant Amazon.com fared badly in Mind the Store’s ranking, which tracks how well companies reduce the toxic chemicals in the products they sell and disclose their presence.
Dianna Cohen spoke at the international Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, on Nov. 7.
Significant evidence indicates that oxo-degradable plastics do not degrade into harmless residues, but instead fragment into tiny pieces of plastic and contribute to microplastic pollution,
Life Without Plastic explains the health and environmental problems with plastic and provides readers with ideas for safe, reusable, and affordable alternatives.
It’s Time for Carpet Manufacturers to Disclose their Toxic Secrets: In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Spearheaded by a 16-year-old high school junior, Shelby O'Neil, "No Straw November" challenges people of all ages to refuse plastic straws.
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