Goodbye to Single-Use Plastics! MEP’s have voted to ban this use from 2021

European Parliament have voted to ban single-use Plastic by 2021!  An apparent landslide vote by the Members of the European Parliament was actioned on Wednesday, 24th October to ban the production and distribution of single-use plastics. The voting took place in Strasbourg with 571 votes for the ban and 53 against, with 34 abstentions. These products … Continue reading Goodbye to Single-Use Plastics! MEP’s have voted to ban this use from 2021

Over 56 Dolphins & Whales have been stranded on Irish Beaches so far in 2017

Since the new year has begun, there have been reportedly 56 Dolphins and Whales that have been beached on Irish shores and have died as a result, reports the IWDG.     The IWDG have reported that there has been a huge increase in the numbers of marine mammals beaching on Irish shores since 2011 … Continue reading Over 56 Dolphins & Whales have been stranded on Irish Beaches so far in 2017