Marine Conservation Society


The Marine Conservation Society

Charity renews appeal for plastic charge through new campaign after Theresa May fails to deliver concrete actions in 25-year plan. more

17 Jan 2018 16:10 Environment

An anti-littering campaign will encourage high school students to earn 'Bincentives' for prizes. more

2 Nov 2017 11:43 Industry News

The UK will ban the use of plastic microbeads from personal care products from next year, the Environment Secretary has confirmed. more

28 Jul 2017 13:55 Environment

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) and PlasticsEurope are collaborating with the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) on a new project for schools aiming to highlight the importance of responsible litter disposal. more

11 Apr 2017 10:08 Environment

Asda has become the latest retailer to announce it is banning the use of plastics for the production of its own-brand cotton buds from 2017 in an attempt to cut ocean waste. more

1 Dec 2016 16:05 Industry News

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) is calling for the introduction of a deposit return scheme in the UK as a measure to tackle the growing number of plastic bottles littered on the nation’s beaches. more

24 Mar 2016 15:12 Environment

In response to the publication of a report on a 2013 beach clean and survey, the BPF has reinforced the message that the industry fully supports fining individuals who litter the marine environment. more

27 Mar 2014 14:05 Environment