Busting “eco gender gaps”

Are women victims of the eco gender gap at home? It doesn’t have to be like that! Take control and get all hands on deck! Today, I read an opinion piece in the British newspaper, The Daily Mail. When women get stuck holding the (plastic) baby The writer starts off by stating that her children’s …

Plastic IS political

THE TOP TEN The Top Ten Corporate Plastic Polluters in 2019 were (compiled by Break Free From Plastic): Coca-Cola, Nestlé PepsiCo  Mondelēz International Unilever Mars Procter & Gamble Colgate-Palmolive Phillip Morris, Perfetti Van Melle   It is NOT ENOUGH to act at the downstream end, and expect consumers to change when there is NO ALTERNATIVE …

Freedivers kick butt!

As freedivers, we see a lot of pollution in and around our favourite playground. It is impossible to see and NOT act. On Sunday, a small group of freedivers decided to kick butt! We collected more than four litres of cigarette butts on the site designated for the AIDA World Cup 2019 Athletes Village in …

Plastic: call to action!

It’s time for the Wednesday call to action! Our planet is facing serious environmental challenges brought about by consumerism, plastic pollution and the lack of regulation of global corporations. There are many causes to choose and support. However, most people find it easier to do nothing than to take the time to fight for what …