Plastic Links

WED 2018 Poster Links related to plastic presented in somewhat random fashion: Recommended Listening Hundreds Of Environmental Groups Call For ‘Presidential Plastics Action Plan – Beyond Plastics President Judith Enck outlines what steps President-elect Joe Biden can take to curb plastic pollution. Exposing The Myth Of Plastic Recycling: Why A Majority Is Burned Or Thrown …

Plastic

Roofdog: Paper or plastic? Plastic = a synthetic material made from a wide range of organic polymers such as polyethylene, PVC, nylon, etc., that can be molded into shape while soft and then set into a rigid or slightly elastic form Recommended ListeningThe history of plastic – The story of plastic is the story of the …

Single-Use Plastic

Buzzwords Single-use plastic = Plastic used only once before thrown away or recycled Elsewhere on the Web https://wedocs.unep.org/bitstream/handle/20.500.11822/25496/singleUsePlastic_sustainability.pdf Headlines Marriott bans single-use shampoo, bath gel bottles http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/396416-american-airlines-to-stop-using-plastic-straws Petition Ban single-use plastics in worldwide air travel by 2020 – Change.org Planeta.com Plastic Plastic Bags World Environment Day 2018

World Environment Day 2018

Poster June 5 is World Environment Day. “We recommend celebrating World Environment Day every day of the year,” said Planeta.com founder Ron Mader. 2018’s theme of blocking plastic pollution resonates across the globe. Motto: If you cannot reuse it, refuse it. “Beat Plastic Pollution”, the theme for World Environment 2018, urges governments, industry, communities, and …

Plastic Bags

Buzzwords Plastic Bag = Container made of thin, flexible, plastic film, nonwoven fabric, or plastic textile Recommended Listening Alternatives to plastic bags – Life Matters Headlines All the places plastic bags are banned around the world – Qz.com Kroger to stop using plastic bags by 2025 – The Hill Wikipedia Plastic_bag YouTube Planeta.com Plastic Single-Use …

Sustainable Travel Summit 2017

For the first time, Immersion Travel Magazine hosts a free, online event for people who love to travel and want to make a difference. Introducing the Sustainable Travel Summit —www.sustainabletravelsummit.com — a four day, online event taking place June 1st through the 4th, 2017. Hashtag: #ITMSummit17; Twitter: https://twitter.com/ImmersionTravel Today – June 1 – Join us for a video …