Category "Politics"

worldindata

These slides provide a global overview of plastics production, waste, and pollution of our oceans. They are designed to provide a summary of the plastics challenge and what this tells us about how to address it.

02. Oktober 2018 | via Ourworldindata.org | Read more

These slides provide a global overview of plastics production, waste, and pollution of our oceans. They are designed to provide a summary of the plastics challenge and what this tells us about how to address it.

02. Oktober 2018 | via Ourworldindata.org | Read more
packing

Products that don't use recycled plastic will cost 10 percent more in the future, according to a government plan. The proposed initiative is one part of a series of measures to get the country to recycle all its plastic.

30. September 2018 | via Deutsche Welle | Read more

Products that don't use recycled plastic will cost 10 percent more in the future, according to a government plan. The proposed initiative is one part of a series of measures to get the country to recycle all its plastic.

30. September 2018 | via Deutsche Welle | Read more
plastic

Since the 1980s, about half of the world’s recyclable plastics, paper and scrap metals have been absorbed by China to meet its insatiable demand for resources.

26. September 2018 | via South China Morning Post | Read more

Since the 1980s, about half of the world’s recyclable plastics, paper and scrap metals have been absorbed by China to meet its insatiable demand for resources.

26. September 2018 | via South China Morning Post | Read more
India_plastic_ban

India’s capital, Delhi, is taking a drastic stand against one of the biggest pollutants in the world: plastic.

23. September 2018 | via Futurism.com | Read more

India’s capital, Delhi, is taking a drastic stand against one of the biggest pollutants in the world: plastic.

23. September 2018 | via Futurism.com | Read more
unesda_recycle

By 2025 100% of soft drinks plastic packaging to be recyclable with PET bottles containing a minimum of 25% recycled content on average, UNESDA states in a press release on its website.

14. September 2018 | via UNESDA Soft Drink Europe | Read more

By 2025 100% of soft drinks plastic packaging to be recyclable with PET bottles containing a minimum of 25% recycled content on average, UNESDA states in a press release on its website.

14. September 2018 | via UNESDA Soft Drink Europe | Read more
packagingLaw

From 1st January 2019 onwards every business that brings plastic packaging onto the German market must register with “Zentrale Stelle” via the new packaging register system LUCID.

11. September 2018 | Read more

From 1st January 2019 onwards every business that brings plastic packaging onto the German market must register with “Zentrale Stelle” via the new packaging register system LUCID.

11. September 2018 | Read more