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‘It’s all on hold’: how Covid-19 derailed the fight against plastic waste

2020 was supposed to be the year America revolted against plastic. Consumers were refusing straws and toting their own coffee mugs. Legislators had proposed an unprecedented wave of laws to ban single-use plastics. Even companies like Coke and Pepsi were opening up to the idea plastic might not be the future. Then came the Covid-19 pandemic. Now activists worry the anti-plastic movement is once again back in the trenches. Read more...
 

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