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Coca-Cola urged to "ditch throwaway plastic" bottles for good of environment

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2 mentions3 weeks ago
Environmental campaigners have called on soft drinks giant Coca-Cola to “ditch throwaway plastic” as they estimated it produced more than 100 billion single-use bottles a year. Greenpeace is campaigning against ...

How do you dispose of throwaway plastic bottles?

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2 mentions3 weeks ago
The disposal of plastic bottles is a global issue. Every year millions of single-use bottles end up in landfill sites or in our oceans and a very small proportion are ...

Video captures moment plastic enters food chain

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39 mentions1 month ago
A scientist has filmed the moment plastic microfibre is ingested by plankton, illustrating how the material is affecting life beneath the waves. The footage shows one way that waste plastic ...

Tunisia bans disposable plastic shopping bags

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24 mentions3 weeks ago
In an effort to reduce plastic waste, shoppers will no longer be able to get single-use bags at supermarkets. If you happen to be shopping for groceries in Tunisia, you ...

Kenya becomes latest African nation to ban plastic bags

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NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenya has become the latest African nation to ban the manufacture and import of all plastic bags used for commercial and household packaging. Environment Minister Judi W.

Rising oceans to submerge climate-change denier Donald Trump's resorts over the coming years

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11 mentions2 weeks ago
Donald Trump once said climate change was a “hoax” invented by the Chinese but the phenomenon could be responsible for flooding his own Florida properties. Environmental experts lined up to ...

Coca-Cola urged to ditch 'throwaway plastic'

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3 mentions3 weeks ago
Greenpeace says throwaway drinks bottles are key to tackling plastic pollution in the world's oceans, as they are the most common type of plastic packaging found washed up in shorelines ...

Millions of single-use plastic soft drink bottles sold every year, report shows

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7 mentions1 month ago
More than two million tonnes of throwaway plastic soft drinks bottles are sold each year, with only a small proportion made from recycled materials, research reveals. A survey by Greenpeace ...

Coca-Cola produces over 100 billion plastic bottles that can't be recycled, Greenpeace says

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16 mentions2 weeks ago
Coca-Cola is failing to combat the environmental damage caused by it producing over 100 billion throwaway plastic bottles each year, a new analysis by Greenpeace has revealed. Last March the ...

London's Newest Sculpture Is Seabirds Vomiting Plastic

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29 mentions4 weeks ago
In the near future, taking a dip in the ocean could be more like thrashing in the ball pit at McDonald’s. A conservative estimate puts more than 5 trillion pieces ...

Once unthinkable, now common: Seabirds ingesting plastic

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5 mentions4 weeks ago
This sculpture shows a scene that was once unthinkable – seabirds ingesting vast quantities of plastic. With nine in every ten seabirds now having plastic in their stomachs it has ...