To make beach cleanups effective we need to chase the brands that are polluting in the first place.
Plastic Pollution & Brand Audit Event in Greece. © Constantinos Stathias / Greenpeace

Greenpeace Greece displays a “sea of plastic” from a brand audit they conducted at a secluded beach in Evoia, Greece. © Constantinos Stathias / Greenpeace

(Greenpeace International)* While plastic pollution has won the public’s interest as one of the major threats we are facing, the responsibility of big companies that are addicted to single-use plastic has been kept largely as a side note.

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