Protect Human Health and Life on Earth
Plastic production and pollution are at unprecedented levels and growing, thanks to a concerted effort by Big Oil to find more markets for fossil fuels. Not only is plastic choking our oceans and ending up in our food and water, the industry is putting massive amounts of climate pollution into the atmosphere and poisoning local communities.
For example, the St. James community in Louisiana’s “Cancer Ally,” will soon be home to a new Formosa Plastics’ petrochemical complex that will double the toxic air pollution in the largely African American community.
Its time to stop wasting resources, and for the corporations that are producing plastic to take responsibility. The Break Free from Plastic Pollution Act would (among other things):
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