We could avoid a lot of rubbish, if we didn’t drink out of coffee-to-go paper or plastic coffee cups. They are not recyclable because they are made of plastic and/or paper which u cannot separate and recycle. Because of these two components they have to be burned, which is bad for our environment. [Read more…]
Normally when we become ill, we go to the doctor. The doctor decides if we need any medicine, which we get with a prescription in a drugstore or a pharmacy. In Germany, medicine usually comes in a paper packaging. The manufacturer determines the sizes of the packs and the amount of pills per carton. But very often the standard sizes do not meet the real requirements: there are either too many or not enough pills in a package [Read more…]
The Ocean Cleanup is a plastic filtering system that can be found at five different places in the ocean.
The place where you can find most of the ocean plastic is between Hawaii and California.
At these places are trillions of pieces of plastic. [Read more…]