Microplastics in the Terrestrial Environment

How do microplastics affect food safety? Dr. Huerta Lwanga discusses the issue of plastic use in agriculture (fertilizer, compost, mulch, sludge etc.). Microplastics in soil affect soil life and crop growth; these plastic particles can additionally migrate through the soil food chain and eventually into the crops. Huerta Lwanga’s work has found that soil diversity…

EndPlasticSoup besuchte die Kunststoffmesse 2022 in Düsseldorf

EndPlasticSoup besuchte die Kunststoffmesse 2022 in Düsseldorf Ergebnisse des Besuchs der Kunststoffmesse 2022 bzgl. Chemischem Recycling. Im Kontext mit der EndPlasticSoup-Initiative sollte der Autor Prof. Dr. Heinz Falk rechergieren, welche industriellen Anlagen für das chemische Recycling von Altplastik- und Altreifen für niedrige Durchsätze (ca. 10 to/d) verfügbar sind. Der Messebesuch am 23.10.2022 wurde durch die…

Liter of Light

Rotaract Clubs of the United Arab Emirates (Dubai, Jumeirah, and Dubai Cosmopolitan) joined forces with Liter of Light on October 2nd, 2022, to build solar lights that will be incorporated into solar art installations that shall be displayed during the opening ceremony of COP27 in Egypt and then shall be transferred to light up communities…

Lambu fishing site project in Uganda

Geofrey Arinaitwe EndPlasticSoup ambassador in Uganda invites you to Lambu fishing site clean up project beginning on the world cleanup day on Saturday 17th September 2022. World cleanup day project 2022 : Lambu fishing site clean up project Background of Lambu fishing site: Lambu island is in central Uganda, Uganda, EastAfrica and Africa . Project Activities:…