How Coca-Cola Undermines Plastic Recycling Efforts

Audio obtained by The Intercept reveals how the Coca-Cola’s “green” philanthropy helped squelch an important tool in fighting the plastic crisis. Source: How Coca-Cola Undermines Plastic Recycling Efforts external link Maybe we should stop buying Coca Cola Corp’s products until they stop this two faced behaviour ? ?

October 18, 2019 · 1 min · Axel Segebrecht

Sponge time!

Quick question: why do we have only one option to buy a sustainable sponge in leading UK supermarkets? (in my experience) There’s an abundance of different sponges but only one from Spontex that uses recycled plastic for part of its sponge and the other part being biodegradable. Similarly, why is it so hard to find biodegradable baby wipes? ? I digress, although perhaps this thought warrants further investigation and a longer post....

October 17, 2019 · 2 min · Axel Segebrecht

China’s plastic waste ban will leave 111 million tons of trash with nowhere to go reports The Verge

 external link But it’s gotta go somewhere Source: China’s plastic waste ban will leave 111 million tons of trash with nowhere to go – The Verge external link Not sure this will help making our oceans cleaner :'( We need to stop using plastic and vote with our feet as consumers in order to curb this.

June 20, 2018 · 1 min · Axel Segebrecht