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Earth Day, 22 April 2024

This years theme, "Planet vs. Plastics", prompts reflection on the devastating impact of plastic waste.


What is Earth Day?

Planet vs Plastic

The problem with plastics

Plastic being collected from Sandakan beach.

How plastic is affecting orangutans

  • Plastic cycle and the rainforest

How we're helping to reduce plastic waste

  • Orangutan sculpture made from waste plastics at Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre
    Orangutan sculpture at Sepilok
  • Orangutan soft toy
    Recycled orangutan toy
  • Polyope Eco mailing bag
    Recycled, recyclable & reusable
LO with orangutan sculpture

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