In the News
Sep 8, 2020
How do we reduce substantial plastic leakage into the environment—one of the greatest challenges we face as a society? In Summer 2020, Meridian brought together Marcus Eriksen of the 5 Gyres Institute (an environmental NGO) and Stew Harris of the American Chemistry Council (a plastics industry trade organization) for a conversation on how to achieve this shared vision.
In the News
Sep 4, 2019
September 2019 is Clean-up and Recycle SA month – a time to unite and tackle litter and pollution in the environment. Plastics SA encourages all forms of pollution eradication, and as such, has already hosted four clean-up projects this year.
Jul 26, 2018
ACC issued the following statement supporting House passage of House amendment to S. 756, the “Save Our Seas Act” of 2018.
Mar 6, 2016
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; February 11, 2016: An estimated 700 volunteers from 14 schools alongside community members joined together for a day of educational activities and cleaned up the shores of Dubai’ Sunset Beach today,…
Feb 11, 2016
The World Plastics Council (WPC) welcomes that the leaders of the G-7, at their recent summit in Germany, have defined a bold action plan to reduce marine litter. “Marine litter is a global challenge which…