Can we be free from Single-use Plastics?

In easy words, single-use plastics are goods that are made primarily from fossil fuel-based chemicals and are meant to be disposed off right after use-often, in mere minutes. Single-use plastics are most commonly used for packaging and service ware, such as bottles, wrappers, straws and bags. To be inclusive, there are a lot of single-use plastics that are not only reasonable but yet highly important, such as surgical gloves, or a plastic straw for people with disabilities, but these cases account for a very minute fraction of the plastics generated.

Democracy in our hands

There is a pattern in the trend of environmental degradation and destruction occurring all over the world. Large corporations pay political parties/ government officials in the bureaucracy to alter laws/policies such that they can take on environmentally harmful projects and function in a destructive way. They profit from this way Read more…