May 5, 2021

Plastic Waste

Plastic Waste

Ask the Experts Plastic Waste May 2021

Ed Gemmell, Founder of No Disposable Cup Day, Managing Director of charity Scientists Warning Europe, will be introducing us to ‘No Disposable Cup Day’ and talking about the environmental disaster associated with the UK’s insatiable coffee habit. He will then comment on  the takeaway packaging industry, plastic lawns, plastic diets, Tik Tok and what we can do to fight plastic pollution and climate change in our own lives.

Brian will be talking about the ‘End Plastic Soup’ initiative, which was started by the Rotary Clubs of Amsterdam in 2018. A member of Marlow Bridge Rotary Club, Brian is an Ambassador for this initiative. Brian will cover plastic waste and micro-plastics pollution in the River Thames, plus the global problem with plastic waste and its solutions.