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By Edition On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Plastic tsunamis threaten coast in Latin America

RIO DE JANEIRO - Although Latin America produces just five percent of the world’s plastic, it imports billions of tons annually for the use of all kinds of products, some of which end up in the sea as garbage. It More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
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First Plastic Attack success

WILLEMSTAD - The first Plastic Attack organized by Clean Caribbean Coalition, GMN, Supermarket Center Piscadera and Greenforce was a success. This is according to Caroline Castendijk who is closely involved in the More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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Greenforce exports 437 thousand kilos of plastic

WILLEMSTAD - Recycling Company Greenforce exported more than 437 thousand kilos of plastic in 2017. This is according to the company in a press release. That is almost as much as in the seven years before together. During More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Curaçao must get rid of plastic

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao should reduce its use of plastic. This is according to several cleaning and environmental groups. These organizations are asking people to sign their online petition. This petition is to request More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
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Plastic-eating caterpillar could hold key to tackling plastic pollution

CAMBRIDGE – Plastic waste fouls the ocean, poisons marine life, defaces the environment and clogs gutters and landfills; sticking around for years without breaking down and with no viable solution in sight. That More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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No more plastic bags in Jamaica soon?

KINGSTON – It seems Jamaica is moving closer to banning not only Styrofoam containers, as fellow CARICOM member nation Guyana has done, but plastic bags as well. The Senate recently approved a private member’s More...