Read about seven companies all over the world committed to helping clean up plastic pollution in our oceans and elsewhere.
Learn how people all over the world are participating in Plastic-Free July, making the commitment to reduce plastic use and fight plastic pollution.
Learn about the drawbacks of single-use plastic straws, from wrinkles to plastic waste, and find out why you should eliminate your use of plastic.
Learn how synthetic fleece clothing sheds plastic microfibers that harm waterways and aquatic life and how you can help reduce the problem.
Learn steps to avoid BPA and BPA-free plastic products and find out what you should replace your BPA and BPA-free products with.
Read an interview with Jeff Bridges and learn why he’s urging people to ditch plastic.
Learn five facts about plastic bags, including how many are used yearly worldwide, where plastic bags end up and how few are recycled.
Read about the negative aspects of plastic, including the fact that it’s made from fossil fuels and can contain harmful chemicals including BPA.
Read why you should ditch plastic in your home and learn ways you can minimize sources of plastic pollution around the home using DIY solutions.
Learn why microbeads are harmful to the environment and find out how the U.S. came to ban microbeads through the “Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015.”
Read a conversation with plastic-free champion, Beth Terry and learn how you can kick the plastic habit.
Learn why you should avoid products that contain plastic microbeads and find out how they pollute water and wildlife.