Who is UPSTREAM?
UPSTREAM is a national environmental organization dedicated to creating a healthy, sustainable, and equitable society by addressing the root causes of environmental harm. Our mission is to advance sustainability, end plastic pollution and reduce climate disruption through product-focused environmental policies.Read the full story »
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Discard Studies Originally posted on 06/05/2015 The road to hell is paved with good intentions. The Ocean Cleanup array, designed to clean plastics from the ocean like a baleen whale, is one of these good . . . READ MORE
In a recent blog I suggested that the visions of cradle-to-cradle, biomimicry and circular economy are the right ones for sustainability but there’s a critical role for government to bring them to scale and displace traditional technologies that are destroying . . . READ MORE