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PLASTIC

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  1. Eight million tonnes of plastic waste are entering the world's oceans every year

    The eco-entrepreneurs waging war on plastic pollution in oceans

    Plastic is in pretty much everything that we use, and it’s become a major source of pollution, particularly in the world’s oceans. Money Mind ...
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    Ep 2: Our Plastic Problem

    Dr Janil Puthucheary takes a deep dive into one of the major contributors to global warming: Plastic. What can be done to curb our plastic addiction?
  3. Plastic straw ban

    South Australia bans plastic drinking straws and stirrers

    Australian state bans plastic drinking straws and stirrers
  4. (cr) Plastic use

    Commentary: Paying for a plastic bag isn't enough to change our dependence on it

    Plastic has become so ubiquitous in our modern world that it will take more than plastic bag bans to purge it from our lives, says Annie Tan.
  5. India to ban single-use plastics | Video
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    India to ban single-use plastics | Video

    India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to announce a country-wide ban on single-use plastic items on Oct 2. This is expected to pile ...
  6. You may be eating a credit card's worth of plastic each week: Study | Video
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    You may be eating a credit card's worth of plastic each week: Study | Video

    Plastic pollution is so widespread in the environment that you may be ingesting 5g a week, the equivalent of eating a credit card, a study ...
  7. NTU scientists turn plastic waste into useful chemicals | Video
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    NTU scientists turn plastic waste into useful chemicals | Video

    Scientists at Nanyang Technological University have found a way to turn plastic waste into a valuable chemical that can be used to generate ...
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    Ep 2: Plastic Wasteland

    In 2018 China stops importing recyclables, creating global chaos and flooding Southeast Asian countries with unwanted plastic. For Indonesia, ...
  9. More than 270 F&B outlets to stop providing plastic straws by Jul 1 | Video
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    More than 270 F&B outlets to stop providing plastic straws by Jul 1 | Video

    More than 270 food and beverage (F&B) outlets in Singapore will phase out plastic straws by Jul 1, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) announced ...