Chapter 1 of 3
Clean Planet Economy
but every year human beings pour 8 million tonnes of plastic waste into our oceans, and 43 billion tonnes of CO2e emissions into our air.
Why? Because as a species we are addicted to single-use plastics in our daily life, and dirty-carbon for our energy needs. As we all work towards reducing our demands, what is the immediate solution to create a circular economy?
How can we stop 2,500+ sea-birds dying today from plastic ingestion?
How can we stop 9,000 early-deaths tomorrow from air pollution?