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Sindh’s non-biodegradable bag ban comes into effect October 1

It’s working to protect the environment

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September 30, 2019


Polythene bag replacement introduced in Multan

New fabric bags introduced to control pollution

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September 25, 2019


Lilly, Thailand’s Greta Thunberg, wages ‘war’ on plastic

Thailand is the sixth largest global contributor to ocean pollution

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September 16, 2019


Urgently need to switch to plastic alternatives: experts

It is already too late, says environmentalist

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August 26, 2019


SSUET bans plastic bags

Sindh govt ban to take effect also from Oct 1

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August 15, 2019


Murtaza Wahab wants Sindh to say no to plastic

Ban comes into effect on October 1

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August 9, 2019


CAA takes a U-turn, removes compulsory plastic wrapping at airports

It received criticism from environmentalists, politicians and travelers

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July 22, 2019


Plastic wrapping your luggage at airports is now compulsory

The authority said it will prevent damage and ensure security

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July 20, 2019


What you can use to make your life plastic-free

Environmentalist Tofiq Pasha suggests eco-friendly alternatives for better health

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July 5, 2019


Pepsi plans to sell water in cans

The company looks to cut down its plastic waste

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July 2, 2019


Can you eat the plastic you recycle?

Watch how that’s possible in the video

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June 29, 2019


Pakistan’s airports to do away with plastic shopping bags

CAA is making luggage wrapping in plastic bags mandatory

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June 21, 2019


England to ban plastic straws, stirrers, cotton buds by 2020

It wants to reduce plastic waste

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May 22, 2019


Is Karachi getting rid of plastic bags for good?

Two weeks ago, Hunza became country’s first plastic-free district

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May 1, 2019


Jason Momoa shaved his beard and people are in denial

He wants to reduce plastic waste

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April 19, 2019


Tired of plastic pollution? Why not try edible plastic made from mangoes instead

Pakistani researcher Dr Anjum Feroz has an ‘edible’ plan to tackle the global waste problem

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January 26, 2019


Dead sperm whale found in Indonesia with 6kg of plastic in its stomach

Other debris included flip-flops and ripped tarpaulins

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November 22, 2018


Is there plastic in your milk?

Cows in our cities scavenge food from heaps of garbage. There’s plenty of garbage for them, but it is mixed with plastic and countless other toxins. These cows are often milked and that milk is sold to unsuspecting customers.

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June 8, 2018


Plastic wasteland: Asia’s ocean pollution crisis

A Vietnamese mangrove draped with polythene, a whale killed after swallowing waste bags in Thai seas and clouds of underwater trash near Indonesian “paradise” islands — grim images of the plastic crisis that has gripped Asia. About eight million tonnes of plastic waste are dumped into the world’s oceans every year, the equivalent of one…

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June 5, 2018


EU proposes ban on straws, other single-use plastics

The European Union proposed Monday a bloc-wide ban on single-use plastics such as straws, cutlery and cotton buds while urging the collection of most plastic drinks bottles by 2025. The set of proposals are part of a growing EU drive to rid the environment of plastic waste which has begun showing up in the food…

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May 28, 2018


UK bans manufacture of products containing microbeads

NEWS DESK: The UK has banned the manufacturing of products containing microbeads, in what is being viewed as one of the world’s toughest bans on the harmful pieces of plastic, reported The Independent. The landmark step will stop manufacturers of cosmetics and personal care products from adding the tiny pieces of plastic to rinse-off products…

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January 9, 2018