The planet finally came together in Nairobi, Kenya, to tackle the billions of pounds of the incredibly useful yet ubiquitous and everlasting polymers.
With macro, micro, and nano plastics in every inch of the global environment, including human organ tissue, it’s a critical problem to tackle. They made a great start, and came up with the world’s first binding plastics treaty, currently being finalized.
The problem? Production, the most problematic plastics issue, did not appear to be on the table