If microplastic pollution is not your cup of tea, you need to switch to brewing loose leaf tea. Join us in urging tea companies to stop using plastic in their tea bags.
A recent study found that a single nylon or PET plastic tea bag releases more than 11 billion microplastic and 3 billion nanoplastic particles when steeped in boiling water.
The Trump admin has struck down an effective program that prevented 2 billion single-use plastic water bottles.
For the second year running, Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and Nestlé were the three biggest single-use plastic polluters in 484 cleanups in 50+ countries across 6 continents in September 2019. If we don’t hold them accountable now, experts predict that there will be more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050.
Beyond Plastics is leading a growing coalition of environmental organizations in urging Congress to reject the so-called Save Our Seas act and introduce meaningful legislation to address our ocean plastic crisis.
Don’t get frustrated, get active! Send this letter as either an email or printed communication to urge your supermarket to phase out single-use plastic packaging.
Everything you need to know about plastic straws, why they suck, and how to get involved in the movement to ban them.
Everything you need to know about polystyrene foam and how to end pollution from this toxic product.