plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds will be banned as of next year
FYI, you shouldn’t be cleaning out your ears with cotton buds anyway!
the body shop launches fair trade recycled plastic scheme
The beauty brand unveils its approach to tackle the industry’s plastic problem, and help improve the lives of waste workers in the process.
the uk’s first plastic packaging-free beauty shop
The Lush Naked Shop is exactly the kind of drastic move the beauty industry needs right now.
activists tell us their advice on how to save the world in 2019
Global warming hasn’t gone away, you know.
refillable beauty products are here to save the planet, but will they even make a dent?
Industry experts aren’t sure they’re the environmental savior we need them to be. So what is?
actress-turned-activist bonnie wright’s guide to breaking free from packaging
How to make a difference in your lunch hour.
the futurewise issue
harley weir: plastic is not fantastic
British photographer Harley Weir began documenting the plastic waste around her in 2015. By posting the images she takes on her Instagram account with the hashtag #plasticneverdies, she hopes to raise awareness of the rubbish that’s destroying our world.
sza is launching an anti-plastic streetwear label
'F*ck plastic' and save the ocean.
adidas commits to using only recycled plastic by 2024
The company is phasing out out "virgin" plastic.