Plastic pollution and climate change: 3 leaders chart the path forward
Updated: Jun 14
"The perspectives in this article, which range from plastic suppliers to buyers and youth activism, highlight the need for collaboration across industries and sectors. Together, we can drive transformative change and create a sustainable future, where plastic pollution and climate change are effectively addressed. This can’t happen without acknowledging the significant role of the informal waste sector in addressing plastic pollution in regions such as Africa and Southeast Asia. Investors in these regions should prioritise their needs, integrate them into municipal structures and enhance their capacity for collection and value addition."
Source: Eleni Kemene, World Economic Forum