In recognition of Earth Day, Beyond Plastics invites kids aged 5-18 to participate in a poster contest to celebrate the planet, raise awareness of our plastic pollution crisis, and promote ideas to stem the tide of plastic pollution.
Five exceptional films to educate you about our plastic pollution crisis and inspire you to act.
By Dave Lucas | WAMC | 1/3/2020
Environmentalists gathered outside the Albany County Courthouse New Year’s Day to raise awareness about their efforts to stop an Albany County cement plant from burning tires for fuel. The protest was timed to coincide with the Albany County Legislature’s swearing-in ceremony.
By Stephen Buranyi | The Guardian | 12/31/2019
What scientists can see and measure, in the garbage patches and on beaches, accounts for only a tiny fraction of the total plastic entering the water
By Simon Scarr | Reuters | 12/31/2019
Visualizing the amount of plastic we eat in a day, a week, a month, a year…
NJ Star Ledger Editorial Board | 12/6/2019
Over the last 12 years, the chairman of the Senate Environment Committee has pushed 14 bills that prohibit bags made of plastic film – which typically end up in landfills, trees, storm drains, beaches, oceans, and yes, bodies — and now he’s finally in the red zone.