Earth Day is observed on April 22 every Year.
We recently saw the "plasticberg" of garbage that drifted into parts of our pristine Caribbean Sea, underscoring the plastic pollution that already spoils some of our beaches. The art surely grabed the attention of passer-bys and it urged people to stop plastic pollution. Reusable bottles will be distributed to the public as a sustainable alternative to plastic bottles.
On the occasion of Earth Day, CHTA is pleased to announce the planned introduction of a new section in the CHTA website's Knowledge Center, dedicated to research, best practices and practical information to help guide hoteliers, their employees and guests in better understanding how they can help reduce the harmful effects from the proliferation of plastics.
Toll from Kabul bombing climbs to 57 dead
The Taliban routinely target security forces and government officials with roadside bombs, which often kill civilians. Afghanistan's Ministry of Public Health confirmed the death toll and the number of wounded, TOLO News reported .
The Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jibril, gave the advice in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by his media aide, Esther Agbarakwe, to mark the 2018 World Earth Day. The scientists found out that the whale died because it was not able to expel the plastic it has swallowed.
Promoting local government regulatory and other efforts to tackle plastic pollution.
Earth Day Network president Kathleen Rogers said the aim was to "educate millions of people about the health and other risks associated with the use and disposal of plastics, including pollution of our oceans, water, and wildlife, and about the growing body of evidence that decomposing plastics are creating serious global problems".
"Plastic waste is one of the greatest environmental challenges facing the world, which is why protecting the marine environment is central to our agenda at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting", May said in a statement ahead of a Commonwealth summit on Thursday (April 19).