Zero Waste

'Plastic Atlas' demonstrates scale of plastic pollution crisis and solutions for a zero waste future

'Plastic Atlas' demonstrates scale of plastic pollution crisis and solutions for a zero waste future

Nov. 6 - The new ‘Plastic Atlas’ 49 detailed infographics over 19 chapters cover many aspects of plastic production, consumption and disposal.

Watch 'Straws' Film for Free

Watch 'Straws' Film for Free

Oct. 30 - ‘Straws’ film is now available for home viewing! Gather your family & friends and share “one of the 5 documentaries to make you rethink single-use plastic.”

Top 5 Tips for a Plastic-Free Halloween

Top 5 Tips for a Plastic-Free Halloween

Oct. 28 - Halloween is a fun holiday for children and adults alike, but the single-use plastic left behind from parties and Trick-or-Treating can be downright scary.

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar Introduces the Zero Waste Act

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar Introduces the Zero Waste Act

July 30 - U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) introduced the Zero Waste Act to invest in solutions that address the waste epidemic plaguing our country. These funds will go towards reducing landfills and incinerators that emit toxic pollution into our communities, especially in low income communities or communities of color.

Toward a Better Understanding of Zero Waste in Los Angeles

Toward a Better Understanding of Zero Waste in Los Angeles

June 28 - Mainstream portrayals in the U.S. of the Zero Waste lifestyle optimistically focus on the benefits of purchasing expensive goods in bulk and producing only enough trash to fill a mason jar. In practice, however, Zero Waste may come across as an all-or-nothing ideal that is inaccessible to all people.

Refill Revolution Enters 6th Year at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Refill Revolution Enters 6th Year at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

June 14 - So begins the sixth year of #refillrevolution, a partnership between Plastic Pollution Coalition, Bonnaroo, and Steelys Drinkware to provide branded reusable steel cups that eliminate the need for single-use plastic cups and bottles.