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World's plastic pollution rate set to double by 2060, warns latest OECD report

A new report from the OECD warns that unless 'radical' changes are made to policy frameworks in the coming years, plastic waste production will outrun recycling systems.

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Join the plastics pollution conversation today and register for the RECOUP webinar

There’s no getting away from it; plastics pollution and finding the right solution for it is firmly on the agenda in what has been a ‘historic’ moment for the pursuit of circular solutions this week.

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"An historic day" | Nations commit to develop binding agreement to beat plastics pollution

Heads of state, environment ministers, and representatives from 175 nations have endorsed a 'landmark resolution' to develop a legally binding agreement to beat plastic pollution.

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What do you know about plastics? Join the RECOUP webinar next month and find out

Whether it's understanding the role plastics have to play in the fight against climate change, or tackling issues around consumer recycling, RECOUP will be supplying the answers next month.

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Tesco has now removed 1.5 billion pieces of plastic from its UK business

Tesco has removed more than one and a half billion pieces of plastic from its UK business since launching its packaging strategy, the 4Rs – Remove, Reduce, Re-use, and Recycle.

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The SeaCleaners and how a Popeye partnership is helping pick up plastic pollution

The French NGO, The SeaCleaners is raising funds and awareness for the 2024 launch of its Manta Boat - a plastic-swallowing catamaran powered on green energy

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UN urged to draw up Plastic Treaty as pollution reaches 'climate change level threat to life on earth'

Two environmental agencies have this week called upon the UN to draw up a robust treaty to tackle the plastic pollution crisis, including an open letter signed by more than 70 global businesses.

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Waste2Wear: "We see vast potential for material innovation in the toy space"

Having recently partnered with the London-based independent games publisher Big Potato, the post-consumer plastics recovery specialists Waste2Wear is setting its sights on the bigger picture.

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Green Scream | The companies changing the face of Halloween this year

Products of Change takes a look at just some of the companies flipping the switch on Halloween this year to reanimate an annual tradition notorious for its plastic waste.

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SC Johnson launches The Blue Paradox experience in London

SC Johnson, the Mr Muscle and Duck brand owner, has launched an immersive experience to educate consumers on the impact of plastic waste on the Earth's oceans.

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