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2 Hours

Your mission:

Tune into an Indisposable Podcast episode to hear inspiring, and current, solution discussions.


After watching the documentary The Story of Plastic, you may find yourself wanting to know more about what people are doing to make plastic pollution a thing of the past. Learning about what’s being done will help you get involved and strengthen your critical thinking muscles.

What you need to know:

There is an ever-growing set of ideas for solutions to plastic pollution. Lots of them are discussed on the Indisposable Podcast created by UPSTREAM. UPSTREAM is a non-profit that believes there is a better way than throw-away. They spark innovative solutions to plastic pollution through business transformation, policy creation, and culture change.

What to do:

Find the Indisposable Podcast on the UPSTREAM website, or on your favorite podcast app. Pick an episode and listen to it! Then answer the questions below.


Podcasts are a great way to discover new solutions you want to learn more about.  If you hear something that interests you, we encourage you to seek out more information on the topic!  It is easy to share podcast episodes with friends and family to keep spreading the message.


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This Action was created in collaboration with UPSTREAM.

Cover photo image credit: Christina Morillo on Unsplash.


Where to next?

Explore the lessons and actions that build off this one to continue on your journey to address the plastic problem!

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Check out another inspiring solution – Bureo’s fishing net recycling system.

All of the Lessons and Actions with this symbol build off of The Story of Plastic film. Check them out!

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Have you been inspired to come up with your own solution to plastic pollution? Share your idea here.


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