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India sets pace in global race to beat plastic pollution

05 June 2018, New DelhiIndia went big in their commitment to Beat Plastic Pollution today, with an announcement to…

Swimming with a purpose

Glowsticks, jellyfish, vomit and a whole lot of swimming. Those are just some of the ingredients in endurance swimmer and UN Environment Patron of the Oceans Lewis Pugh’s latest…

Latin America wakes up to the problem of plastic straws

Straws seem harmless: slim, measuring no more than 20 centimeters, they adorn cocktails, juices and soft drinks. But they are also among the…

Xiamen Marathon runs towards plastic-free future with #CleanSeas

  • The Xiamen Marathon, seeing 35,000 runners every year, is implementing a…

Lewis Pugh completes epic "protest swim" along English Channel with urgent plea to save our seas

At the end of a brutal, record-breaking swim along the length of the English Channel, Lewis Pugh slapped his hand down on Dover's harbour wall before punching the air and hauling his battered body…