Pollution from single-use plastics harms our planet, our wildlife, and our own health. Much of this pollution comes from plastic items we don't need in our lives at all - from plastic grocery bags to polystyrene (aka Styrofoam) takeout food containers. The plastics project aims to push forward both local and statewide legislation to ban single-use plastic bags. Currently, we are focused on forming key partnerships with other organizations, such as ANJEC and the Plastic Pollution Coalition, & taking action for a state plastics bill to pass through the state Assembly.
Hundreds march in youth climate strikes across N.J.
Dec 7, 2019
“We want to show that citizens from all across New Jersey are paying attention to what our legislators are doing,” said Ananya Singh, who helped organize the action and is a part of the New Jersey Student Sustainability Coalition.