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Plastic waste is fuelling our climate problems

Tuesday 23 Jul 19 12:00pm

Fox River rubbish

 

NEW ZEALAND'S plastic problem is feeding its climate problem, the head of the Engineers for Social Responsibility is warning.

Emeritus Professor Thomas Neitzert, head of Auckland University of Technology’s sustainability taskforce, says a report out today fails to adequately consider the link between plastic and climate change.

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