The Plastics Industry Association recently sent a letter to Alex Azar, head of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and asked him to speak out against plastic bag bans because they put consumers and workers at risk. And the American Recyclable Plastic Bag Alliance is doubling down on its opposition to plastic bag […]
One recently cited study from 2011, which found that shoppers rarely washed reusable bags, was paid for by the American Chemistry Council, a proponent of plastic. Another study traced an outbreak of gastroenteritis to a shopping bag that had been in a hotel room overnight with a severely ill person. A third study cited in […]
There is also a form for those who wish to enrol as a volunteer and write these letters. Volunteers from each chapter then respond to requests sent from people across the world. Starting in Dubai, The Goodwill Tribe is now present in Mumbai, Bengaluru, Nagpur, Goa, Delhi, Sydney and Kuwait. Some of their members engage […]
Chemical facilities are also enacting compliance activities and permit management systems to minimize any contact among individuals. They are conducting Critical Activity Assessments at each operating location, isolating operators as much as possible and directing all nonessential employees to work from home. Ensuring our facilities uphold these high standards is a top priority and is […]
“My question would be, will it become permanent?” McNamara said. “I’m fine with the restrictions on reusable plastics. It makes a lot of sense, and that’s the way to go for the environment. But if it’s a public health issue, we’ve got to figure out some way to deal with it.”
Several weeks ago, states including California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maine, New York, Oregon and Vermont implemented a statewide ban on plastic bags, and customers are required to bring their own reusable bags to the grocery store or pay a small fee for each bag that is needed. In Oregon and California, new laws have limited the […]
When the driver confronted her, she allegedly choked him from behind. The pair are also accused of punching the driver in the face during the attack, according to WTSP. Lisa Antonietti then gave the driver his bag and walked away after witnesses intervened.
“First, with a mixture of outrageous talent and good fortune, he rescued England’s run-chase in the World Cup final, before helping to hit 15 off the super over. Then, in the Third Ashes Test at Headingley, he produced one of the great innings, smashing an unbeaten 135 to pinch a one-wicket win.”
President Trump has only partially used this power, by having GM make ventilators, but we need him to do more. He should use his authority for masks and other protective equipment too. Americans — young and old, Republican and Democrat — have to persuade Donald Trump to take action, if we want to help both […]
Tata Power Solar, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Power, has received approval to build a 300 MW CPSU-II for NTPC post the reverse auction held on February 21, at a price of ₹1,730.16 crore.