Compared to the amount of energy used in the creation of virgin plastic, more than 80% of energy in the process is saved while recycling plastic! ⚡️🔋
It's the best way to preserve precious natural resources and give a second life to valuable materials! ♻️🌍
This year has been very tough for some of the most vulnerable children in India, and so we wanted to bring them joy!
We asked them for wishes they’d like fulfilled, and today you can make their little dreams come true!
Meet the waste pickers who collect plastic waste everyday so it can be recycled into The Body Shop bottles. This festive season, we is proud to partner with @Plastics4change to support this wonderful community of women who have been deeply impacted by Covid19. #TBSGiveHope
We're proud to be partnering with @TheBodyShopIND to make a real difference in the lives of women from informal waste worker communities!
To know more:
#plasticsforchange #projectnari #joyofgivingweek #communitydevelopment #nonprofit #sustainability
This International Day of the Girl, a story from our partner @plasticsforchange. Yashoda who faced all odds to provide for her family by picking up waste. Roopa with her determination’s been promoted to QC/QA engineer. Take a step forward for a better world for girls. #TBSInd
Manjula-works tirelessly for a better life for her daughter. Suma-looks up to her mother & aims to better the lives of her parents & her community by becoming a doctor. We believe that when women and girls thrive, the fight for our planet & its people gets stronger. #TBSInd
We’ll remove 1 plastic bottle from our waterways for EVERY FOLLOWER! 🌎♻️💧
Step 1: Join:
Step 2: RT and get us to our first milestone of 10,000 followers! ❤️🙏
#plasticwaste #plasticfree #sustainability #myonemovement
We're really excited to be working with @MyOneMovement to build low cost shelter for informal waste workers, using recycled plastic!
Stay tuned for more updates on this and follow their page to keep track of the amazing work that they're doing. 🌎🌊
The backbone of recycling systems across the globe, informal waste economies have been indispensable to emerging economies. Learn more about these systems, their importance and the struggles that they face in our latest blog post:
"Studies show that the world is only 8.6 per cent circular. While this is disappointing, it also means there is huge space for circularity and sustainable consumption and production to bring rapid and extensive gains." - Inger Andersen
We're grateful that we're able to partner with sustainable brands like @TheBodyShop tackle the issue of plastic pollution and create better livelihoods for vulnerable communities.
#plasticsforchange #thebodyshop #sustainability #circulareconomy
We are delighted to announce @Plastics4change as the WINNER of this year’s #GlobalMakerChallenge Climate Change category with @Aquacycl and @algiknit
as RUNNERS UP. #Make4Prosperity #MakeItForward #ClimateChange #betterplanet #zerocarbon #SDG13
We're so thrilled to have been chosen as the winner of the Climate Change category in the #GlobalMakerChallenge by @Make4Prosperity
We look forward to pushing towards a plastics circular economy and creating a better future for the planet!
We’ve developed a free tool to help brands calculate the positive impact they can have by sourcing our fair trade recycled plastic:
Retweet and tag your favorite brands so that they can take part in the solution not the pollution.
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