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Plastic Pollution

Plastic Pollution

RFID Wooden Key Cards Creating More Sustainability for Hotels

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 05, 2021 --(PR.com)-- Each year, a typical hotel with 200 rooms uses about 12,000 non-biodegradable key cards, creating approximately 1,300 tons of plastic waste that ends up in landfills. In an effort to not only promote sustainability but provide a carbon-footprint reducing solution, Print Plast has…
bubmag
October 5, 2021
Plastic Pollution

Ten ways Liberals undermined international rules-based order

Justin Trudeau regularly boasts about supporting the international rules-based order (IRBO). As is to be expected, reality can be quite different from what the prime minister tells us. Let us count some of the ways the Liberals have failed to support international accords that strengthen an IRBO:  1.     According to…
bubmag
September 17, 2021
Plastic Pollution

Tiny Robots Could Clean Up Microplastic Pollution

Microplastics—minuscule, hard-to-degrade fragments of clothing fibers, water bottles and other synthetic items—have made their way into air, water and soil around the world. Now new research published in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces shows a way to promote their deterioration, at least in water, with technology on an even smaller…
bubmag
September 14, 2021
Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution kills Pacific sea species

SUVA: From endangered freshwater dolphins drowned by discarded fishing nets to elephants scavenging through rubbish, migratory species are among the most vulnerable to plastic pollution, a United Nations report on the Asia-Pacific region said on Tuesday, calling for greater action to cut waste. Plastic particles have infiltrated even the most…
bubmag
August 31, 2021