When referring to any of the results of our analysis and/or its concept and design, please cite us accordingly:
Global Plastics Policy Centre (2022) March A., Salam, S., Evans, T., Hilton, J., Fletcher, S. (editors). Global Plastics Policy Review. Revolution Plastics, University of Portsmouth.
Belgium Action Plan on Marine LitterView the policy document
Key FindingsView the policy document
This policy aims for the reduction of litter entering the marine environment from land, from fishing and the removal of plastic. The plan introduced Fishing For Waste – fishermen collect waste in Big Bags which 98% of ports can receive and send for recycling. Fishing for Waste has expanded globally due to its success. The plan was too recent to review.
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Through an analytical framework, we've reviewed over 100 plastic policies. These reviews determine the effectiveness of policies in reducing plastic pollution and we offer recommendations in light of this evidence, to enhance future policy making. You can find out more about our methods on our methods page.Methods