A new global agreement on plastic pollution is needed

Senior Research Fellow, Niko Urho and Karen Raubenheimer suggest elements and approaches for a new global agreement covering the whole life cycle of plastics. 

Who Pays the bill for plastic waste?

Research Associate, Meg Hassey and coauthors explore the role of EPR to address the plastic crisis.

Seeking Global Action on Plastic

Senior Research Fellow, Niko Urho and Research Associate, Meg Hassey discuss global action for plastic.

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University of Massachusetts Boston
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Boston, MA 02125 USA


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