As shops ditch plastic packaging, seaweed will take over

                        Man has produced more than eight billion tonnes of plastic – and has consigned 6.3 billion tonnes of it to landfill or the ocean. Plastic pollutes and is resource-intensive. However, a group of startups is looking for other ways to produce...

How do you make your bathroom plastic-free?

                            If you’re trying to minimize your plastic use at home after seeing the photos, the videos, the science and the art projects that emphasize how harmful plastic is, you’re far from alone. But when it comes to changing habits, you...

What Do The Numbers On Recyclable Plastics Mean?

      Recyclable plastic usually comes with a little recycling symbol printed on the bottom and depending on the product, there might be a 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, or 7 stamped in the center of the symbol. It’s easy to miss, but this tiny digit is actually pretty important,...

France’s plastic revolution

    It is estimated that 300 million tonnes of plastic are produced annually, with at least eight million tonnes ending up in our oceans. Each piece of plastic will take hundreds of years to decompose, taking up space in landfills, poisoning bodies of water, land, and...