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It's simpler than you think!
Being plastic-conscious and beauty-obsessed don't seem to go that well together, but it's actually simpler to pick up more sustainable habits than it seems. A small change—like making an offline purchase to avoid unnecessary packaging—still helps cut down on waste! You just have ...
And how one cosmetic brand makes its mark by reducing plastic waste.
In 2015, an estimated 6.3 billion tons of plastic waste was generated, according to Science Magazine and BBC. Only nine percent of that plastic was recycled. A whopping 79 percent of that total amount went to landfills or the natural environment.In 2016, a ...
She keeps her home plastic-free as well.
Now that we're less that three months away from Princess Eugenie's October wedding to her fiancé Jack Brooksbank, details like the ceremony venue, Eugenie's maid of honor, and the reception location are starting to be announced. But in the September issue of British Vogue, Eugenie reveals for the ...
Humans have produced more plastic in the last 10 years than the last century.
Plastic pollution is at an all-time high. The world is simply swamped with so much harmful plastic waste that microplastics in our seas have outnumbered the stars in the galaxy.From how much we use and the time it takes to degrade to ...
The extra measure reportedly came after a meeting with wildlife conservationist David Attenborough.
“We are at a unique stage in our history. Never before had we had such an awareness of what we are doing to the planet and never before had we had the power to do something about it,” Blue Planet presenter Sir ...
To get these coins, residents of Noord play a part in recycling plastic waste.
Flashback to when we were little children playing with plastic currency and pretending it was cash.Our younger selves would be pleased to know that one neighborhood in Amsterdam is using little plastic green coins to encourage the recycling of millions of tons of ...