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Thursday, 5 October 2017

GreenPeace: Greenpeace as part of Break Free From Plastic presents a new way of exposing plastic pollution offenders

Greenpeace as part of Break Free From Plastic presents a new way of exposing plastic pollution offenders
Malta, 5 October 2017 – A four-by-four meter dragon spitting single-use plastic was installed in front of the 'Our Ocean 2017' conference to highlight the global crisis of plastic pollution. The Break Free From Plastic movement is demanding that the main culprits, including fast-moving consumer goods companies such as NestlĂ©, Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Coca-Cola, and PepsiCo, stop producing single-use plastic and that policy-makers legislate against it. The 'Our Ocean 2017' conference brings together representatives of governments, civil society, science, finance and businesses from around the world to discuss ocean protection. This year they are discussing marine litter.Up to 12 million...
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