Seals, Manatees, Sea Lions and Sea turtles are dying. We can help stop this by reducing the amount of plastics we use in our day-to-day lives. Oceana, the world's most renown ocean conservation group, have announced new information from a decade-long survey on sea animals which were harmed by plastic rubbish in US waters.
During the COVID-19 crisis which began earlier this year, many countries enforced lockdown to help curb the spread - how and why did this effect us? Estimates suggest that global greenhouse gas emissions fell roughly 10 to 30 percent during April 2020!
Pristine snow, or polluted plastic problem? Even some of the furthest reaches of the globe can be affected by our choices. Scientists have been shocked at the amount of plastic particles that have been found - more than 10,000 per litre!
Is Bamboo a safe and sustainable alternative to plastic? Most definitely. Bamboo is an extremely sustainable plant. Experts say that Bamboo can grow 90% quicker when compared to other trees! This makes it a super sustainable plastic alternative, due to its expert natural renewing properties.
World Environment Day? What is this and how do we make a change? World Environment Day is the most renowned day for environmental action. Since 1974, it has been celebrated every year on 5 June: engaging governments, businesses, celebrities and citizens to focus their efforts on a pressing environmental issue.