Find out more about a day in the life of a Fighting Floatables Research Assistant and how their work is helping clean up the Toronto Harbourfront while also informing positive change!
Tag Archives: PlasticPollution
Adams Sustainability Award Ceremony
We’ll be tabling as part of the showcase during the annual Adams Sustainability Award ceremony, celebrating the community of sustainability-minded students, faculty and staff at the University of Toronto! EventContinue reading “Adams Sustainability Award Ceremony”
International Trash Trap Network Workshop: Asia Pacific
Globally, the contamination of plastic waste in freshwater and marine ecosystems is increasing. We estimate that roughly 30 million tonnes of plastic waste entered aquatic ecosystems in 2020. If weContinue reading “International Trash Trap Network Workshop: Asia Pacific”
Kicking Plastic’s Butt!
A campaign to end cigarette butt litter on Toronto’s waterfront.
Rewriting the Story of Toronto’s Trash: Another Successful Urban Litter Challenge
Community cleanup spread out across the city.
What is Keeping Businesses in the GTA from Ditching Single-use Foodware?
Reflection on what we learned interviewing food service businesses in Toronto during the pandemic.
Every Litt(er) Bit Counts
Community cleanup at Sir Casimir Gzowski park
How Much Trash Can a Trash Trap Trap?
Reflecting on the International Trash Trap Network’s accomplishments, one year in
What we Learned by Counting our Household Waste
2022 Home Waste Audit Reflections
Plastiques – un cocktail chimique
La pollution plastique n’est pas seulement une affaire de particules mais aussi de produits chimiques !