What’s after banning straws? Going after rising plastic production

Steven T. Jones
Jan 16, 2019 · 4 min read
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Plastic straw bans are only the beginning. (Credit: NPS)

Fossil fuel companies are turning fracked natural gas into more and more plastic

Reprinted from The Hill

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Plastic pellets, or nurdles, are increasingly being produced in the U.S. and shipped around world, often escaping into waterways and beaches. (Credit: Gentlemanrook/Creative Commons)

Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity is a national…

Steven T. Jones

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Longtime California newspaperman, now doing communications for the Center for Biological Diversity while still covering the Bay Area’s evolving culture.

Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 1.6 million members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places. More info at www.biologicaldiversity.org

Steven T. Jones

Written by

Longtime California newspaperman, now doing communications for the Center for Biological Diversity while still covering the Bay Area’s evolving culture.

Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 1.6 million members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places. More info at www.biologicaldiversity.org

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