Tag: plastic waste

The Amount Of Plastic In Oceans Will Triple by 2025, Says Major Report

Posted by on March 22, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
The Amount Of Plastic In Oceans Will Triple by 2025, Says Major Report

In a recent report by the UK Government Office for Science titled “Future of the Sea,” a grim scenario is painted with regards to ocean pollution by plastics. The report states that total plastic in the oceans will increase from 50 million metric tons in 2015 to 150 million metric tons by 2025, and since there is little to no political action or orchestrated effort to reduce the usage and dependency on plastics, this number will continue to climb from there.

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Plastic Waste Becomes Public Furniture

Posted by on November 26, 2017 in Sci-Tech, Technology with 0 Comments
Plastic Waste Becomes Public Furniture

Print Your City is a new organization in Amsterdam that has developed a way to take in tons of plastic waste and recycle it into public furniture, and potentially other useful objects using 3D printing. This poses a solution to the plastic waste strangling the oceans and planet. This technology offers hope to resolve one of the worst problems now facing the human race.

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Creative Solution For Plastic Waste: Styrofoam Eating Mealworms (Video)

Creative Solution For Plastic Waste: Styrofoam Eating Mealworms (Video)

Mealworms may well be the creative solution to rid our world of plastic waste. Here’s to a plastic-free future!

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A Zero-Waste Supermarket That Got Rid of All Food Packaging

Posted by on September 20, 2014 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
A Zero-Waste Supermarket That Got Rid of All Food Packaging

A zero-waste grocery store in Berlin is an experiment in eco-conscious consumption.

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