Author Archives: SealGlobal

Humans are Now Plastic: The Unsustainable, Terrifying Truth that No One is Talking About.

REFERENCE: Plastics cause wide-ranging health issues from cancer to birth defects, landmark study finds: Microplastics found deep in lungs of living people for first time: Detection of Various Microplastics in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery: Even our own bodies now contain plastic waste. It’s time to get drastic: While the dangers of plastic pollution entering and […]

Proof: Plastic causes Cancer

REFERENCE: The Minderoo-Monaco Commission on Plastics and Human Health: Plastics cause wide-ranging health issues from cancer to birth defects, landmark study finds: When synthetic plastic was first invented in 1807, there was no way of knowing the long-term effects such a revolutionary manufacturing innovation would have on the environment and on human health. However, over […]

UV Varnish: Cereal Killers

REFERENCE: Tell me about the harmful effect of UV ink: Identification and Migration Studies of Photolytic Decomposition Products of UV-Photoinitiators in Food Packaging: Dear Customer Using UV Ink: The relationship we have with our food packaging is built on trust. Many of us simply assume that the packaging in which our food is contained doesn’t […]

The Climate C. Rises

First things first. What does  Climate C. actually mean? “Climate change refers to long-term shifts in temperatures and weather patterns. These shifts may be natural, such as through variations in the solar cycle. But since the 1800s, human activities have been the main driver of climate change, primarily due to burning fossil fuels like coal, oil […]

4 Critical Facts on Renewable or Compostable Plastics

More and more people are looking for ways to avoid consuming plastic products and adding to the growing amount of plastic waste ending up in our landfill and  oceans, like the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. While some people are going the zero waste route, others are looking for eco–friendly plastic alternatives for everyday products. One […]

The Myth of the Circular Economy

A Circular Economy is a misguided and unattainable catch phrase. Input is Output. Waste collection and recovery methods, storage sites, recycling methods including how to separate laminate composites and remove sandwiched metallisation and what to do with recovered waste is convoluted. A Linear solution is what the world needs. It’s that simple and yet that […]