Marine Debris: United Nations Environment Assembly “Green Room” Event 8


WPC_logo_cmyk-vertThe World Plastics Council (WPC) joins the Trash Free Seas Alliance and the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA) in hosting “Green Room Event 8 : Stemming the Tide: Comprehensive Strategies to Prevent Marine Litter will discuss the urgent actions needed to reduce marine plastic debris,” a side event during the United Nations Environment Assembly, May 24, 2016.  WPC will highlight projects planned, underway and completed under the Global Declaration to tackle the issue of marine debris.

[DOWNLOAD: WPC Presentation at UNEA Green Room Event]

Participants will also include representatives from civil society and private sector showing leadership and innovation in prevention as well as waste management and will share experiences from innovative pilot projects and public-private partnerships around the world.