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16:10

Local

Student instigates change in Torremolinos school's environmental policy

Tony Bryant

...the devastating impact of plastic in the oceans. On average, the school used around 13,000 plastic water bottles each year, so their teacher asked them to submit ideas for reducing the use of plastic. Martina had observed that during lunch in the ... school cafeteria water was served to the children from 1.5-litre single-use plastic water bottles. Martina proposed switching to paper-based cartons of water rather than plastic bottles, while also suggesting the implementation of reusable water jugs for ... compared to single-use plastic bottles. Martina said she was "surprised and excited" when she saw that her idea had become a reality. "I didn't think they were going to do it. I felt really good because I don't want the fish in the ocean to get

16:27

LifeStyle

A massive attack on plastic pollution

FRANCISCO JIMÉNEZ

...weekend, collecting up a massive amount of plastic and teaching children that it is antisocial and damaging to the environment to leave rubbish lying around on beaches and around the Guadalhorce river. Lidia Guzmán was one of those who took part. The ... 19-year-old says she is the person in her household who urges the others who use less plastic, and she brought her mother, María José, along with her to collect the rubbish. "It's not enough to just recyle, we also need to consume less," said Lidia before

15:31

Opinion

Fighting litter

MICHEL CRUZ

As you may have noticed in television ads and newspapers, there is a growing awareness of the damage plastic packaging - and its eventual product, plastic litter - has on the environment. There's a growing debate about its impact on land, sea, ... animals and even our own health, and with pictures of turtles, seals and dolphins caught in plastic netting haunting people, many supermarket chains have now also come on board and (finally!) made the corporate decision to replace plastic throw-away bags ... with long-life ones made from jute, paper and durable plastics. News that plastic particles end up in the fish we eat and are also secreted by things like teabags has further accelerated the process, for now we are beginning to see that there is a

18:01

Gibraltar

Plastic bottles are to be reused in certain building materials as part of a pioneering scheme in Gibraltar

Debbie Bartlett

They may look like ordinary plastic bottles, but they are concrete slabs of the future for Gibraltar's roads, if a trial scheme which is about to begin proves successful. Following the 'Gib School Strike 4 Climate Change' and 'Parents for Future' ... plastic bottles in certain building materials. These will be used for paving slabs or blocks, stamped concrete and kerb stones, among other purposes. The trial will begin in two areas at Camp Bay car park, where the existing bicycle parking adjacent to ... the Europa Pool is situated. A new concrete slab with a stamped block-paving concrete design finish will be laid there, and it will contain crosscut plastic from approximately 1,700 bottles. Apart from concrete slabs, pre-casted conventional paving

18:24

LifeStyle

More than just recycling plastic

A. SALAZAR / J. RHODES

...oceans. The EU ban comes into effect in 2021. Changing shopping habits is one step towards reducing plastic usage that is already under way. Supermarket chains across Spain have either stopped supplying plastic bags and swapped them for paper or raffia ... supermarket trolleys with loose fruit and vegetables, instead of customers automatically putting them into plastic bags. The Bag Man - buying products by the kilo There is growing awareness that we are not going to save the planet just by recycling. ... Social networks have become the planet's best ally in the fight against plastics and mass consumerism, with videos being shared about the islands of plastic floating in the oceans and heart-wrenching images of animals either found dead because they got

20:20

Local

From plastic bags to piping for irrigation

IGNACIO LILLO

Plastic, above all when used for shopping bags, has lately become the environment's public enemy number one. Ecologists and governments alike have turned their focus to the control of plastic distribution, with negative consequences for marine life ... plastic for the production of kilometres of piping for countryside irrigation. The Replasur plant on the Santa Teresa industrial estate stamps out the circulation of a thousand tonnes of this material every year. "Everybody is against the plastic bag, ... defends the raw material, following a life dedicated to reuse within the plastic industry, having been in charge of various factories for almost half a century. Bottle caps recycled for a good cause According to Delgado, the business has its origins

16:49

Local

The Costa del Sol recycles more than anywhere else in Andalucía

FRANCISCO JIMÉNEZ

Last year, each person in Malaga deposited 15.9 kilos of plastic, tins and cartons in the yellow recycling containers and 18.1 kilos of paper and cardboard in the blue ones, which was two kilos more than in the previous year. These figures, which ... recycle 36 per cent more plastic etc than the Andalusian average, which is 11.7 kilos per inhabitant per year, and 15 per cent more paper and cardboard (12.3 kilos). "Recycling is becoming more normal nowadays, and in Spain 78 per cent of all packaging ... The report issued by Ecoembes shows that every inhabitant of the city deposits 10 kilos of plastic packaging a year and 13.5 kilos of paper and cardboard. On the other hand Fuengirola, with 29.8 and 20.1 kilos per inhabitant respectively, is much

19:21

LifeStyle

Art show in Marbella aims to raise awareness of excessive plastic use

ANDREA JIMÉNEZ

Hundreds of plastic bottles inundate the ground. Beside them are fish of all sizes and colours. Although it could be the bottom of the sea, this is not the case. It is La Mar de Plásticos (the sea of plastics), an installation on the patio of the ... can email tallereslaola@gmail.com. Although the first idea was to create a human figure, eventually he settled on fish. "I realised that the structure of a plastic bottle was very similar to that of a fish," said this finance professional who has ... They all have a message," he said. Among them, a big turtle, made from paper and plastic. Its shell comes with a surprise: open it, and inside there is the message 'Stop plastic'. "It is the figure that took the most time, but I couldn't have done the

12:11

Local

A week against plastic

Iván gelibter

Images of beaches strewn with containers, or of marine animals wrapped up in plastic are not unusual. This, unfortunately, has become the norm in the last few years. The excessive use of plastic packaging - often not recycled - is already one of the ... main problems the planet faces, perhaps only equal to global warming. Plastic-free shopping PlanningPlan all your shopping beforehand so as not to make impulsive or spontaneous purchases. This will allow you to go to the shops with ... Greenpeace. The initiative, which runs until 9 June, has been encouraging consumers to avoid buying single-use plastic for a week. In this way it raises the question of what would happen if society came together and stopped buying foods and products that use

16:49

Local

Beach bars step up fight against plastic

Pilar Martínez

...businesses at the forefront of the hospitality trade. This year, reducing plastic usage is the focus, with the target to cut them out completely. The president of this association, Manuel Villafaina, highlighted the turnout for the day and said that he was ... positive that this initiative, called 'Nuestra playa, nuestra casa' (our beach, our home), which has already seen plastic straws banished, will be a success. "A lot of people came up to me and congratulated me and wished us well with the initiative," said