Cup Movement Project to Reduce Landfill & Litter in Scotland 2019-04-04 13:17:36 Glasgow Shopping Centres Back Initiative to Tackle Single Use Cup Waste Two of Glasgow’s largest shopping centres have confirmed that they are supporting Cup Movement® to prevent single-use cups going to landfill or ending up as litter. read more ... Starbucks 5p Cup Charge Funds Recycling & Plastic Clean Up Effort 2019-03-29 14:23:18 Hubbub Takes a Punt on a Boat Built from Recycled Plastics Environmental charity Hubbub is launching a new 12-seater punt made from 99% recycled plastic in the battle to clean up plastic from Britain’s polluted waterways. read more ... Three-Year Initiative to Cut Waste in Atlanta 2019-03-26 16:19:43 $4m Atlanta Program from The Recycling Partnership & The Coca-Cola Foundation Backed by The Coca-Cola Foundation, The Recycling Partnership is launching a three-year $4 million program that will improve access to recycling, and is hoped to dramatically increase the capture of more quality recyclable items in the City of Atlanta. read more ... Plastic Recycling Initiative Debuts at CEO Meeting in Kigali, Rwanda 2019-03-26 14:34:32 Consumer Goods Firms Launch Plastics Recycling Africa Alliance In a bid to reduce the problem of plastic waste across Africa, a number of international consumer goods companies operating across the continent came together to launch the Africa Plastics Recycling Alliance today. read more ... Plastic Oceans and Breathe Conservation Join Forces 2019-03-01 13:04:39 VIDEO: Record Breaking 65 km Swim Around Easter Island to Highlight Plastic Pollution Two global non-profit organisations dedicated to solving plastic pollution have launched a campaign to raise awareness about the issue which will see world record breaking endurance athlete swim the 65 km circumference of Easter Island. read more ... Government Urged to Include Bottles of All Sizes 2019-02-18 15:11:33 CPRE Calls for Comprehensive Deposit Return Scheme as Defra Launches Consultation The Campaign for Rural England has urged the government to ensure that its proposed Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) for bottles covers drinks bottles of all sizes. read more ... No Cost-Benefit Analysis Conducted for Alternatives 2018-12-21 11:59:55 EuPC: EU Proposal on Single Use Plastics Will Not Cut Plastic Waste in the Oceans EU politicians have snatched defeat from the jaws of victory with its Directive on the reduction of certain types of single-use plastic packaging, according to trade association EuPC read more ...
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