Join us for Plastic Free July

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It is not the plastic in the oceans we should be worrying about the most,” says Martin Wagner, an associate professor at NTNU’s Department of Biology, “but the stuff that ends up in rivers and lakes.”

 

We are joining our friends at Urban Ambassadors for Plastic Free July by NOT using plastic straws and encouraging the restaurants and bars we frequent to do the same.   If you want to join us is removing single use plastics from your life, check out the links below for tips to get started:

 

“In many cases, it’s society and not research that contributes to the biggest difference when looking at solutions. We’re seeing an ever-increasing political and social movement to combat plastic waste,” Wagner says