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The Rise of Plastic Waste During Lockdown

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Keiron Roberts is quoted on the rise of plastic waste during lockdown

Period15 Aug 2020 → 17 Aug 2020

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TitleItaly garbage dips with virus lockdowns, but plastics rise
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletOur Daily News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date17/08/20
DescriptionItaly produced 10% less garbage during its coronavirus lockdown, but environmentalists warn that increased reliance on disposable masks and packaging is imperiling efforts to curb single-use plastics that end up in oceans and seas
URLourdailynewsonline.com/2020/08/17/italy-garbage-dips-with-virus-lockdowns-but-plastics-rise/
PersonsKeiron Roberts
TitleVirus Outbreak: Italy’s garbage dips amid virus, but plastic waste up
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletTaipei Times
Media typeWeb
CountryTaiwan, Province of China
Date17/08/20
DescriptionItaly produced 10 percent less garbage during its COVID-19 lockdown, but environmentalists have warned that increased reliance on disposable masks and packaging is imperiling efforts to curb single-use plastics that end up in oceans and seas
URLhttps://www.taipeitimes.com/News/world/archives/2020/08/17/2003741834
PersonsKeiron Roberts
TitleIn Italy, coronavirus lockdowns have meant less garbage, but more plastics
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletLos Angeles Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/08/20
DescriptionItaly produced 10% less garbage during its coronavirus lockdown, but environmentalists warn that increased reliance on disposable masks and packaging is imperiling efforts to curb single-use plastics that end up in oceans and seas
URLhttps://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2020-08-16/italy-garbage-dips-with-virus-lockdowns-but-plastics-rise
PersonsKeiron Roberts

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