Scotland Becomes First Country to Outlaw Plastic-Stemmed Cotton Swabs

Scotland just cut it’s contribution to ocean plastic pollution in half by banning the sale of plastic-stemmed cotton swabs. The move, which makes Scotland the first country to impose an outright ban on the product, is in response to concerns about the large number of cotton buds found washed up … Continue reading Scotland Becomes First Country to Outlaw Plastic-Stemmed Cotton Swabs