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Saturday, 11 November 2017

GreenPeace: Greenpeace activists call on G20 to act for plastic-free oceans

Greenpeace activists call on G20 to act for plastic-free oceans
Bremen, 1 June 2017 – Greenpeace Germany activists took to the water today in protest against the world's worsening marine plastic pollution crisis and called on the G20 countries to take concrete steps to adopt solutions and reduce the use of plastics.As high-level G20 administrators met to discuss the marine litter crisis, 50 activists in bright red survival suits formed the letters 'ACT' in the waters of a lake near the conference venue in Bremen. The activists also unfurled a banner reading 'for plastic-free oceans'. "Our oceans and the marine life that call them home are choking on throwaway plastics as an estimated 8 million tonnes of this waste washes into the sea from land every...
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