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August 12, 2019

The world's fisheries are in crisis. The United Nations food and Agriculture Organisation estimates 90 per cent of them are either overfished or at the limit of sustainability, and China is the major player.

July 5, 2019

Numerosos estudios científicos han demostrado que estos alimentos que contienen plástico llegan del mar directamente a tu mesa. Ese plástico acaba también en tu estómago.

July 1, 2019

Over half of consumers say they have reduced the amount of disposable plastic they are using in the last year, according to a report which praises the ‘Attenborough effect’.

The report claims that awareness raising initiatives over the last 12 months, including ‘David Attenborough’s acclaimed TV series Blue Planet II and Our Planet, released on Netflix on April 5th’, are having a positive impact in changing people’s behaviour. According to the study of 3,833 consumers by GlobalWebIndex into sustainable packaging in the UK and US, 42 per cent of consumers say products that use sustainable materials are important when it comes to their day-to-day purchases.

Read more:

https://metro.co.uk/2019/04/11/the-attenborough-effect-53-of-people-report-using-less-plastic-9156711/?fbclid=IwAR0uRKZrlZlc8sYj9VXTTscCle3C0jqNuWeX4WDIAlJEkJlDzi3DCs6tdlU?ito=cbshare

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June 30, 2019

The largest party in Norway’s parliament has delivered a significant blow to the country’s huge oil industry after withdrawing support for explorative drilling off the Lofoten islands in the Arctic, which are considered a natural wonder.

The move, by the opposition Labour party, creates a large parliamentary majority against oil exploration in the sensitive offshore area, illustrating growing opposition to the polluting fossil fuel, which has made the country one of the world’s most affluent.

Read the full article:

https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/norway-oil-drilling-arctic-ban-labor-party-unions-a8861171.html?fbclid=IwAR1kVls-yANvHrCDzUD8xVtMA2QVLLae4HobKgUqYREVueKF26V-gQ7s1Jg

June 25, 2019

Sadly in South Sinai this law is not going to be implemented.

June 17, 2019

Just months on from the major supermarkets sensational plastic bag ban one retail industry group estimates 1.5 billion bags have been eliminated from use.

Check it out:

https://www.brightvibes.com/1193/en/australia-reduces-plastic-bag-consumption-by-80-in-6-months?fbclid=IwAR18aO5pouWaB9Uanx5J7-E_WkQcrJyHKeTqglEoSxW2TiDAT_2o48OCvB0

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