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" plastic waste"

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Life & Style - Health
7/11/2023 11:08:35 PM
Almotaz Abadi, Deputy Secretary General for Water, Environment and Blue Economy at the Union for the Mediterranean, discusses the need to change the narrative around the endangered ecosystem of the Mediterranean Sea.

Life & Style - City Lights
5/25/2023 12:02:55 PM
More than 100 volunteers participated in the clean-up campaign at Nabq Bay beach in Sharm El-Sheikh and collected about 63 kilograms of marine plastic waste from the beach.

World - Africa
1/31/2023 5:52:12 PM
Take a walk or drive through the streets of most Nigerian cities, and you will see plastic waste everywhere. The country’s rivers, lakes and ocean are also full of discarded plastic.

Egypt - Society
1/18/2023 2:27:28 PM
Entrepreneurial young Egyptians are helping combat their country's huge plastic waste problem by recycling junk-food wrappers, water bottles and similar garbage that usually ends up in landfills or the Nile.

Al-Ahram Weekly - COP27
11/7/2022 8:05:44 PM
Innovative projects are converting plastic waste into sustainable riches in response to moves encouraging a circular economy in Egypt

Al-Ahram Weekly - COP27
11/7/2022 5:02:00 PM
Professor at the Alexandria University Department of Water Sports and international diving and rescue coach Raafat Hamza speaks to Rehab Abdel-Hakim about how plastic waste impacts marine life

COP27 - Climate change
10/12/2022 7:53:25 PM
The natural resources that form ocean ecosystems can play a significant role in the socio-economic growth and development of nations.

World - Africa
5/24/2022 3:39:55 PM
Environmental activists are meeting in South Africa this week to press governments and businesses to reduce the production of plastic because it is harming the continent's environment.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
3/3/2022 6:28:00 PM
Egypt has scored low in a survey of 44 countries on the management of plastic waste.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
4/1/2021 3:53:00 PM
For every ton of plastic produced, another ton should be recycled, according to a new charter for recycling plastic waste in Egypt

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
3/19/2021 11:52:00 AM
Is the global trend to ban plastic drinking straws in cafés and restaurants really an effective way of combating plastic waste?

Opinion -
7/3/2019 10:32:49 PM
There have been encouraging efforts to overcome the plastic waste that has been enveloping Egypt, though these are still too limited

Egypt - Politics
5/16/2019 2:52:19 PM
Biodegradable organic plastic from shrimp shells and agricultural waste may be a solution to the burgeoning problem of traditional plastic waste

World - International
10/9/2018 2:38:02 PM

Sports - Africa
2/22/2016 11:41:34 AM

Life & Style - Health
7/23/2012 12:55:39 PM
Ahram Online talks with 16-year-old Azza Faiad, an inspirational scientist from Alexandria, who has developed a cheap technique to turning plastic waste into biofuel