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Abdul Muqeet

Student, - in Abu Dhabi

The Paper Bag Boy

CREATED ON JUNE 25, 2015
IN SHARJAH

"Say no to a plastic bag" and "Awareness is the key" are the mottos of Abdul Muqeet, a thirteen year old concerned about creatures survival and the Earth's future. He encourages a paper bag use and a conscious change starting now,realizing that we can not recycle the time.

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Fighting Plastic

BY SONYA LUZ
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Sonya Luz Hinton Constanza uses her life to illustrate how many modern products have plastic components, and how to limit our plastic consumption as much as possible.

She then looks at the average consumption rate of single-use plastic bags worldwide, and points to various cities which have already banned these bags, urging Taos to do the same.

 
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Bag-A-Surf

BY ROB POTT
@ VOL 103 ON MAY 29, 2013

Rob Pott from Bag-A-Surf talks about how he is dealing with the trash problems seen in beach areas, and explains the importance of trying not to use plastic bags.

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Designing Waste

BY LAMIS HARIB
IN SHARJAH

Lamis Harib elaborates on her passion to design everyday waste working as a designer and how we as humans shoud thrive in our designated ecosystem. She came up with a new waste model and her own business in biodepacking and packaging.

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Artistic Encounters with Plastiglomerate, Derelict Fishing Gear, and other Pacific Plastic Flotsam

BY JAIMEY HAMILTON FARIS
@ VOL 27 ON JUN 10, 2016

“He mimes geological compression, squeezing all of the detritus together to make a post-consumerist stone.”

In Artistic Encounters with Plastiglomerate, Derelict Fishing Gear, and other Pacific Plastic Flotsam from PechaKucha Night Honolulu Vol. 27, Jan Dickey, UHM MFA candidate, and Jaimey Hamilton Faris, UHM Associate Professor of Contemporary Art and Critical Theory, will talk about how art engages with the environmental impact of plastic trash in the Pacific Ocean. They will introduce the work of three artists: Kelly Jazvac’s “readymade” plastiglomerate (a newly designated geologic formation of sand, coral, and plastic); Maika’i Tubbs’ attempts to replicate platiglomerate’s geology; and Mary Babcock’s weavings of plastic fishing line found on the shores of the Hawaiian Islands.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" of Thursday, July 21st, 2016. 

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Rubbish!

BY DR DAVID GREENFIELD
IN BRIGHTON

Mountains of rubbish cannot be our future landscape.  In his first PechaKucha, Dr David Greenfield presents the facts on rubbish and how we can transform this waste legacy into new materials for the future.

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Plastic Bag free towns

BY TODD MARTIN
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 19, 2018

Todd Martin shares Sustain Mid-Maine Coalitions plan to present banning plastic bags to the voters of Waterville Maine. 

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BY LIANA KHACHATRYAN
@ VOL 27 ON OCT 28, 2018

Liana Khachatryan's journalistic interest brought her to start an experiment in reducing daily use of plastic. This later transformed into 'zero-waste lifestyle' for her family and now environmntally-cautious children.

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A Sustainable Mindset: How to Make it Waste-free?

BY AIGUL SAFIULLINA
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Aigul Safiullina, a certified Climate Reality Leader and co-founder of Zero Waste Life, shares her idea of how people can reconnect back to the Earth and protect the nature in a sustainable way bey clearing up their own minds. 

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Plastic Free

BY CHARLIE DEMETRIOU
@ VOL 3 ON APR 11, 2019

Charlie Demetriou and Marisa Edworthy set up Zero Store. Their talk is a whistle-stop tour of how we can all try to become a little bit plastic free.