Plastic Pollution Coalition is a non-partisan coalition of individuals and institutions committed to eliminating plastic pollution worldwide.
Join us 7/15 at 2pm PST/5pm EST for the Solutions to Plastic Pollution Webinar Series: 'Monitoring & Advocacy to Protect Waterways from Plastic Pollution.' This webinar will explore the many ways that plastics degrade global waterways. Register here 👉
The term "single-use plastic" has gained a lot of headway in recent years, but what exactly is it & why is it such a threat to our environment & our health? Hear how experts from our Coalition across the globe answer this very question 👉
Public awareness of plastic pollution is growing & recycling has become widely adopted in Europe. However, although recycling masquerades as a solution, a large share of plastics for recycling are destined for landfill and oceans, according to a new study.
Join us 7/29 at 4pm ET for our July webinar, 'Plastics, Healthy, & Your Family.' We'll explore the effects of toxic chemicals & plastics on human health, & provide tools for how to avoid plastic and make healthier choices for you, your family & the planet.
Millions of discarded plastic toys are lost at sea and found polluting beaches around the world. #plastictoystories wants you to invent their stories. Comment here with what you think this discarded Barbie has to say about her journey on the open seas. #plasticpollutes
'German photographer wins UNICEF photo of the year.' Hartmut Schwarzbach's picture shows a young girl in search of plastic waste in a Manila slum. UNICEF says this photo captures the "three tragedies of our time": poverty, pollution and child labor.
The planet is on edge of a global plastic calamity #BeatPlasticPolution