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.

ENGLISH ARTIST DUO BUILDS ‘SUPERMARKET’ WITH LITTER FROM THE IJ

The Plastic Soup Foundation invited artists McCurdy and Hansky from Dirty Beach to create a supe... Read More

Between 4.500 and 94.500 microbeads per single use

In the UK 1.1 million women use on a daily basis facial scrub exfoliants, per use about 5 ml. It... Read More

Adidas’ Ocean Shoe

The UN head office in New York formed the backdrop for the launch of Adidas’ Ocean Shoe on 29 Ju... Read More

Baltic Sea strongly polluted by microplastics

Swedish researcher Katja Broeg (Stockholm University) calculated that annually 130 tons of micro... Read More

Johnson & Johnson reveal opposition to microbeads bill

We have disturbing news about the legislation of microbeads. Cosmetics producer Johnson & Jo... Read More

EEG supports Beat the Microbead campaign!

Emirates Environmental Group recently joined hands with the Plastic Soup Foundation in their fig... Read More

PSF and Ekoplaza work together

Ekoplaza, the biological supermarket, will be the first plastic proof supermarket of the Netherl... Read More

Trash Hunters App launches

With the launch of the Trash Hunters App, the campaign against litter has entered a new phase. T... Read More

The Trash Hunters top 10!

The Top 10  of Trash Hunters! This is what we found on the streets. We made 20.000 pictures. Dow... Read More