On Wednesday, December 16, UPSTREAM invites you to an interactive conversation with world-renowned scientists, Jenna Jambeck, PhD and Kara Lavender Law, PhD about their latest report which shows that the U.S. is the world’s #1 source of plastic waste*. We'll discuss their findings and what we can do about it.
Date: Wednesday, December 16
Start Time: 12:00 PM PT / 3:00 PM ET
This event is free, open to the public, and will be recorded and shared with all registrants (whether you can join us live or not). Space is limited so please register today.
*The US uses more plastic per person and generates more plastic waste than any other country in the world -- approximately 42 million metric tons each year and 286 pounds per person annually.
The United States’ contribution of plastic waste to land and ocean: https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/6/44/eabd0288