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11 Most Impressive Plastic Bans Around the World

11 Most Impressive Plastic Bans Around the World

Plastic litters rivers, road sidings, and oceans. Initially, the material was lauded for its longevity—but its longevity is the problem. Products like the common plastic bag can take up to 1,000 years to decompose. This...

New York State Is Banning Plastic Bags

New York has passed a statewide law that bans most types of single-use plastic bags. The bill, introduced by Governor Andrew Cuomo last year, will make New York the second state after California to impose...
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IKEA Vows to Stop Selling Single-Use Plastic and Add More Vegan Options to Help...

International homewares retailer, IKEA, has pledged to stop selling single-use plastic products by 2020 in a bid to improve sustainability. The environment-focused decision will include all items made with single-use plastic, including straws, cups, and freezer...
Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi Pledges to Ban All Single-Use Plastics in the Nation By 2022

India’s Prime Minister Narenda Modi Pledges to Ban All Single-Use Plastics in the Nation...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an unprecedented announcement on World Environment Day to eliminate all single-use plastics in the nation by 2022, UN Environment reports. While plastic's impact on the environment and ecosystems are...