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Shift focus to keep plastics out of oceans

  • Edwin Seah and Sinta Kaniawati
    Edwin Seah and Sinta Kaniawati


Jakarta | Fri, November 30, 2018 | 01:15 pm
Shift focus to keep plastics out of oceans Plastic waste often ends up harming marine wildlife, large or small. (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM It was no surprise that tackling marine litter took center stage at the recent Our Oceans Conference (OOC) in Bali. More than 250 organizations signed the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastics Economy Global Commitment and United States-based Circulate Capital announced US$90 million in funding from multinational brands, which are all members of Food Industry Asia and three of them found...

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