Continue Reading... California Bill Proposes To Reduce and Recycle 75% of Single-Use Plastics By 2030!

California Bill Proposes To Reduce and Recycle 75% of Single-Use Plastics By 2030!

California is proposing only recyclable or compostable single-use packaging by 2030 in an effort to significantly reduce plastic.

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Continue Reading... Fundamental shift away from single use packaging necessary, say MPs – News from Parliament

Fundamental shift away from single use packaging necessary, say MPs – News from Parliament

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee publishes report on plastic food and drink packaging…

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Continue Reading... Nepal to Ban Single-Use Plastics in the Everest Region from January 2020

Nepal to Ban Single-Use Plastics in the Everest Region from January 2020

Authorities announced they will ban all plastic soft drink bottles and single-use plastics under 30 microns thick.

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Continue Reading... Amazon to stop single-use plastic packaging by June 2020

Amazon to stop single-use plastic packaging by June 2020

Amazon, which is locked in an intense battle for market leadership against Walmart-owned Flipkart, said less than seven per cent of the packaging in Amazon warehouses now is single-use plastic in nature.

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Continue Reading... India is Working to Ban all Single-Use Plastic Products by 2022

India is Working to Ban all Single-Use Plastic Products by 2022

India is banning single-use plastic bags, cups, plates, small bottles, straws and some sachets as part of their goal to ban all single-use plastic by 2022!

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Continue Reading... Football fans back calls to give single-use plastic a red card

Football fans back calls to give single-use plastic a red card

Green groups call on top football clubs to switch to re-usable cups and phase out single use plastics…

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Continue Reading... Think Coffee Fights Single-Use Cups in NYC

Think Coffee Fights Single-Use Cups in NYC

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — After the successful limited release of its Huskee Cup Swap program last month, Think Coffee is launching the program…

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Continue Reading... Company boss threatens to SACK staff who take single-use plastic containers into the office

Company boss threatens to SACK staff who take single-use plastic containers into the office

Intelligent Hand Dryers, which is based in Sheffield, has banned all single-use plastic from its offices, but now plans a ‘three strikes and you’re out’ policy.

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Continue Reading... Ireland to Reduce Waste by Cutting out All Single-Use Plastic

Ireland to Reduce Waste by Cutting out All Single-Use Plastic

Jordan Davidson – Ireland is ready to say goodbye to plastic cutlery, plastic balloon sticks and grocery items wrapped in plastic.

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Continue Reading... Ban on single-use plastic: Packaged drinking water may be excluded

Ban on single-use plastic: Packaged drinking water may be excluded

In his Independence Day address, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said steps would be taken from October 2 to make India free from single-use plastic.

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Continue Reading... ITC Hotels to go single use plastic free by year end –

ITC Hotels to go single use plastic free by year end –

In line with ITC’s ideology of “India First”, ITC is leading the way for sustainability in the country.

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Continue Reading... Schools, colleges to ban single-use plastic items

Schools, colleges to ban single-use plastic items

The University Grants Commission and the Ministry of Human Resource Development have both issued circulars urging educational institutions to plan schemes to introduce alternatives for single-use plastic.

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Continue Reading... PM Narendra Modi’s BIG statement: Time to say goodbye to single use plastic!

PM Narendra Modi’s BIG statement: Time to say goodbye to single use plastic!

What is the way forward in tackling desertification effects and coming up with innovative desertification solutions?

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Continue Reading... California single-use plastic ban comes down to the wire

California single-use plastic ban comes down to the wire

California lawmakers are weighing three bills to phase out single-use plastic containers and address the state’s recycling crisis. But industry opposition looms.

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Continue Reading... New production method to replace single-use plastic

New production method to replace single-use plastic

The technology can be used to make everything from coffee pods, to salad bowls and hangars…

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Continue Reading... Use E-Waste Recycling Services To Save Gorillas

Use E-Waste Recycling Services To Save Gorillas

Electronic waste causes severe health and environmental concerns. They expose human to many ailments and also pollute the environment resulting in the death of many animals. Damaged electronics, electrical devices like computers, printers, batteries, and mobile phones are all types of electronic…

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Continue Reading... The tech industry embraces sustainability

The tech industry embraces sustainability

ZDNet’s Stephanie Condon tells Karen Roby about Salesforce’s new Sustainability Cloud, as well as ways the tech industry is working to reduce its carbon foot…

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