School kids in Dorset are asking big companies around the world to "stop selling items of single-use plastic into developing countries". It's as part of a campaign by UK charity Tearfund, which claims
waste-management-world.com - Marco Ricci-Juergensen Marco has 20 years of experience as an independent consultant in planning MSW management, designing and upgrading of collection and transport schemes, assessing recycling facilities (focus on composting), planning communication and participation initiatives, chairing multi-linguistic, multi-tasking working groups or projects. Marco is also acting as senior expert at CIC - Italian Composting and Biogas Association (www.compost.it) and contributes proactively to ISWA (http://bit.ly/2gkanPA) being the chairman of the international working group on biological treatment of waste at ISWA.
Exporting plastic for processing overseas has been linked to ocean pollution. After months of global outcry over the United States’ role in the plastic pollution crisis, companies that collect and dispose
The process lets any plastic—say a polyester shirt—be recycled into any other plastic (like a clear water bottle). It could fundamentally change the market for recycling. Inside a bioreactor in the laboratory
New research suggests we might be thinking about the ocean plastic problem all wrong — trash dumped from ships could be major
Scientists estimate that there are 5.25 trillion bits of plastic debris in the oceans worldwide — that's more plastic pieces than stars in our galaxy. Up to 14 million tons of plastic enters the ocean