Publication Date Friday, October 20, 2017
IndustriesFood and Beverage
The UN is building up its effort to clean up the seas, and remove the hundreds of thousands of tons of plastic currently in the world’s oceans. As part of their ongoing efforts to combat climate change, the UN is working with 30 countries who account for 40 percent of the world’s coastlines. Through new laws, plastic bag bans, and plastic removal efforts, they hope to cut back on the plastic already in the oceans and reduce the amount entering.
Source URL: Inter Press Service News Agency