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Sorry, banning plastic bags won’t save our planet

Published on theglobeandmail.com the 17.06.2019. | By: Bjorn Lomborg

Does banning plastic bags in all areas of life save the planet? No, the articles author answers and explains why.

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The article shows that we consistently have to evaluate our approaches to nature conservation and engage in broad discussions about them. This is not saying, that partly reducing plastic bags is useless, but it does show, that it won’t be the cure-all as which it is sold. Modern zoos and aquariums also keep these discussions in view, to optimally engage in the conservation of nature.

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