State of the Planet

News from the Columbia Climate School

bioplastics

  • The Truth About Bioplastics

    The Truth About Bioplastics

    Plastics made from organic material are often touted as being eco-friendly, but do they live up to the hype?

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Recent record-breaking heat waves have affected communities across the world. The Extreme Heat Workshop will bring together researchers and practitioners to advance the state of knowledge, identify community needs, and develop a framework for evaluating risks with a focus on climate justice. Register by June 15

  • The Truth About Bioplastics

    The Truth About Bioplastics

    Plastics made from organic material are often touted as being eco-friendly, but do they live up to the hype?