Study: 90% of Plastic Waste Hails from Ten Asian and Africa Rivers

With all of the hoopla environmentalists and the mainstream media have been making about plastic products used in America and Europe, research conducted by Germany’s Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research reveals that the vast majority of ocean plastic pollution comes from ten rivers in African and Asia. According to the UK Daily Mail, the scientists… Read More Study: 90% of Plastic Waste Hails from Ten Asian and Africa Rivers

Earth Day 2018 Was About Plastics Pollution—But Greens Missed Target — WUWT?

Guest essay By Steve Goreham April 22 was designated by the Earth Day Network as Earth Day 2018. This year’s Earth Day was dedicated to ending global plastic pollution. While efforts to reduce plastic pollution are needed, the campaign missed the mark by emphasizing measures to eliminate the use of plastics. Earth Day Network’s “Plastic […]… Read More Earth Day 2018 Was About Plastics Pollution—But Greens Missed Target — WUWT?

The Plastic Panic is One of Many Pre-Planned Eco-Scares

California cities are banning plastic straws and now, most recently, Great Britain is pondering banning a variety of plastic products. As it turns out, Climate Depot exposed this back in 2010 that green activists and the UN climate Chief were marketing eco-scares resulting from public sentiment on global warming dropping significantly. It started off with… Read More The Plastic Panic is One of Many Pre-Planned Eco-Scares