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Here's what you can do the next time you go out to eat or drink.
"Better to conquer hearts than citadels." Nguyen Trai, the Vietnamese 15th century war strategist, lived by this principle.
As companies ramp up investments to create more plastic, they are banking on plastic infrastructure being profitable for decades to come.
Starbucks has an opportunity to show social and environmental responsibility, increase profits, save money and generate less waste, by promoting reusable cups.
How can we be pragmatic about having a positive effect on our environment rather than stuffing it full of "recyclables"?
This is four to 16 times larger than previous estimates.
Plastic Pollution Coalition delivers petition signed by 973,000; Cup Monster star of streetside protest
The group called for an end to single-use plastic products, which are used for minutes and persist in the environment forever.
Will Hollywood recognize the harms of single-use plastic on human health and the environment and cut the deals with purveyors of throw away plastics?
Leading environmental organizations launch "Starbucks: Break Free From Plastic" campaign to confront coffee giant on its plastic pollution problem prior to annual shareholder meeting in Seattle, Washington.
10 non-profit organizations launch Plastics BAN (Better Alternatives Now) List
The mission: Drastic Plastic is collecting seed ideas on how consumers can push supermarkets and grocery stores to stop using so much plastic.
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