Anastasia Telesetsky: Why stop at plastic bags and straws? The case for a global treaty banning most single-use plastics

Anastasia Telesetsky, University of Idaho February 18, 2019 – Single-use plastics are a blessing and a curse. They have fueled a revolution in commercial and consumer convenience and improved hygiene standards, but also have saturated the world’s coastlines and clogged landfills. By one estimate 79 percent of all plastic ever produced is now in a […]

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