Did you know that one in three leatherback sea turtles have plastic in their stomachs?
Or that by 2050, we’ll have more plastic in our oceans than fish!
This June 5th, 2018, on #WorldEnvironmentDay, Isha Foundation partnered with the United Nations Environment Program to spread awareness for banning single-use plastic. On this occasion, Sadhguru spoke with Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UN–Environment along with Dia Mirza UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador, in Delhi.
Oct 24, 2018
The European Parliament has voted for an extensive ban on single-use plastics to stop pollution entering the world’s oceans. Products including plastic plates, cutlery, straws and cotton buds will all be eradicated from 2021 under the plans.
Sep 13, 2018
Baby sea turtles are particularly vulnerable to the harmful effects of plastic pollution, according to a new study which found around half of the recently hatched reptiles had stomachs full of plastic.
June 15, 2018
McDonald's is ditching plastic straws in all of its 1,361 UK and Ireland restaurants
June 7, 2018
Ikea said Thursday it will phase out all single-use plastic products from its shops and restaurants by 2020.
June 6, 2018
Jersey City Mayor announced a move to ban single-use, disposable plastic bags in Jersey City.
May 23, 2018
A turtle-friendly conservation project in the Galapagos islands is targeting plastic debris.