How to give up plastic, by Will McCallum

The Earthbound Report

There are dedicated bloggers who have been writing about plastic for years. Publishers are keen to ride the wave of interest in plastic, and there are several books on giving up plastic in the shops right now. I thought I’d check some of them out, starting with Will McCallum’s How to Give up Plastic.

McCallum is the Head of Oceans at Greenpeace UK, so the book is a direct response to the Blue Planet II phenomenon. As he says early on, “it is quite rare in environmental campaigning to feel as though you are on the winning side”, and the book seizes the momentum. It outlines the problem of plastic and how it affects the marine environment, gives readers the key facts, and notes different ways that countries are responding around the world.

The last few chapters go around a typical UK house, room by room, and make suggestions…

View original post 359 more words

Appreciate your comments John

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s