Louisiana Plastics Plant Put On Pause In A Win For Activists

By Oliver Laughland, The Guardian. -

The US government has placed further delays on a proposed multibillion dollar plastics plant in south Louisiana, marking a major victory for environmental activists and members of the majority [...]

The Truth About Plastics And Why We Need To Stop Production Now

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

More knowledge is being gained about and more attention is being given to the harm caused to our health and the planet by plastics, from the start of their production to their disposal as waste [...]

The Urgent Need For A Plastic-Free World

By Maleesha Gunawardana, Ground Views. -

Among all the chemicals and debris that fell into our waters, what drew the most attention was the billions of Linear Low-Density Polyethylene (LLDPE) and Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) pellets [...]

Who’s Paying The Human Costs Of Plastic Pollution?

By Yvette Arellano and Mariana Del Valle Prieto Cervantes, Prism. -

All too often, the issue of plastic pollution is reduced to plastic straw bans led by clipboard-carrying college students, VSCO girls, and bracelets made with a promise of saving turtles. It [...]