Women's Institutes - End Plastic Soup Roundtable

30.10.2018

PlanetCare was invited to take a part in End Plastic Soup discussion on microfibre pollution at UK Parliament. R&D and collaboration among stakeholders identified as main need.

The National Federation of Women’s Institutes (NFWI) in the United Kingdom, have invited Plastic Soup Foundation to be part of a stakeholder roundtable regarding microplastic fibre pollution. The event took place at the British Parliament in London.

The roundtable, sponsored by Rebecca Pow MP, was a chance for the water, fashion and washing machine industries, as well as researchers and NGOs, to come together and share upcoming work and identify knowledge gaps to tackling the issue.