2018 News

COARE Proposes International Plastic Treaty

03 December 2018

COARE and co-authors presented a thought starter outlining the requirements of global treaty on plastic pollution.

California Enacts Straw Reduction Law

20 September 2018

Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 1884 into Law, Making California First in the Nation to Enact Statewide Straw Reduction. AB 1884 limits the wanton distribution of plastic straws, thus avoiding tons of unnecessary plastic thrown out each year by Californians.