Friday December 13, 2019

Off Message: Nadine O'Regan's growing eco-guilt

The availability of cheap products, from festival tents to Penneys clothes, has contributed to a throwaway culture that is ruining our planet. It’s time to stop making plastic promises and take action

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

11th August, 2019
Kylie Jenner with Travis Scott, who covered an entire room in her house with rose petals as a present Pic: Getty

I can’t stop seeing plastic bottles. They’re everywhere: by my desk, in my car, tucked onto windowsills and jutting from my rubbish bin. I got home from the All Together Now festival last Sunday and took six of them out of my rucksack. Six! What on earth was I doing with six plastic bottles? They had just quietly accumulated when I wasn’t looking, like ants on a patch of earth covered in spilt lemonade. I...

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