Plastic soup = poisonous soup

More and more plastic waste is ending up in our oceans and seas. Due to the effects of weathering, sunlight and wave action, this plastic reduces to smaller particles. This leads to serious pollution. The oceans occupy 72% of the earth’s surface and they are our principal source of oxygen.

Strong increase of plastic pollution Artic

Bremerhaven, 7 February 2017 – The garbage concentration at the bottom of the Arctic Ocean has g... Read More

SKY Ocean Rescue: Protect the oceans

London, January 2017 – Sky News has started the Ocean Rescue campaign to involve millions of vie... Read More

Cosmetic products are full of plastic

Multinationals have promised changes, but consumers are still being exposed to dangerous health ... Read More

The National Postcode Lottery grants the Plastic Soup Foundation 600.000 Euros

Amsterdam, 7 February 2017 – The Plastic Soup Foundation would like to thank the National Postco... Read More

Stranded whale full of plastic

Bergen (Norway), 1 February 2017 – At the end of January a sick Cuvier’s beaked whale washed up ... Read More

Microfibers Fallout

Paris, 17 January 2016 – For the first time ever, scientists have measured the atmospheric... Read More

Coca Cola’s secret war against bottle deposit

London, 25 January 2017 – The call to introduce a plastic bottle deposit scheme in the UK has ne... Read More

English deposit system against litter

London, 26 January 2017 – Every day 15 million plastic bottles are thrown out in the United King... Read More

European Commission Plastics Roadmap not leading anywhere

Brussels, 26th of January 2017 – The European Commission’s newly released Roadmap for the ... Read More