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Hybrid event: ‘A new global treaty on plastic pollution โ€“ updates from the front line’ with Andy Raine

Online & Oxford Martin School 34 Broad Street (corner of Holywell and Catte Streets), Oxford

In this free hybrid event, Andy Raine, Senior Legal Officer & Head of the International Environmental Law Unit in the Law Division, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), will be talking you through the history that lead to the Resolution 5/14 to develop a legally-binding international agreement to end plastic pollution, and the latest developments from […]


Webinar: How to transform the plastic value chain?


Food for thought from the Lombard Odier Investment Managersโ€™ (LOIM) Planetary Boundaries webinar series: "The ecological cost of plastic waste is well understood, but what about the myriad of possibilities that it offers? In making the plastic industry sustainable, innovations in production and recycling often grab the headlines, but with investment in infrastructure too, there […]

With the world producing ever more plastic, Professor Steve Fletcher explains why the UK needs to stop exporting its plastic waste in @ConversationUK
@DrSFletcher @UoPPlastics #plastic #plasticpollution

Read his article here ๐Ÿ‘‡

Well done to the amazing students at @theflipflopi, some intense workshops we @UoPPlastics ran on the environmental and human health impacts of plastic pollution in Lamu. They visited the local dumpsite and slaughterhouse, and found 35kg of plastic inside one cow! ๐Ÿ„