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Curse or blessing?


From a blessing to a curse: How plastic is threatening our health and our planet. And why 44 grams less will help.


  1. Curse or blessing?

    The practical problem child

    How plastic is threatening our planet.

  2. Our daily plastic

    The Horten department store in Neuss handed out its first plastic bags in 1961. Since then, we can hardly imagine a world without plastic.

  3. Perfectly hidden

    There is more plastic hiding in the walls of your home than you think. Find out where! Click on everything that looks suspicious.

  4. Nine tips for avoiding plastic

    Bye-bye, plastic

    Join the fight against plastic waste! It's really quite easy! Like 44 grams easy, to be exact.

  5. Oceans full of plastic

    The biggest garbage dump in the world

    By 2050 there will be more plastic swimming in the oceans than fish. But a "manatee" has been cleared for action to combat this problem.

  6. Bon appétit!

    What does a plastic bottle have to do with a salmon filet? Quite a lot, as it turns out. A quiz the way you like it.