Restaurants, hotels and airlines all contribute their fair share to the plastic problem but customers demanding change and voting with their dollars. Hotels have started to listen - see what steps are being taken.
It's not tough to make more eco-friendly choices. There are loads of simple changes each and every one of us can do to make a difference and limit our impact on the earth. We count down five of the easiest.
In the United States alone, more than 254 million tonnes of waste is generated per year. That is literally enough to stretch to the moon and back... 25 times. We've got some zero-waste tips and tricks that can be easily implemented into your everyday life and help you live more sustainably.
Volunteers and entrepreneurs fight to keep plastic pollution out of the ocean, one piece at a time. Their efforts against a global epidemic are helping keep Thailand's beaches beautiful and save marine animals in the region. But is it enough?
The Queen has declared war - on plastic - after being inspired by conservationist David Attenborough. From now on, unnecessary plastic will be banned from Buckingham Palace, starting with bottles and straws.