In conjunction with our presentation of Robin Frohardt’s The Plastic Bag Store, we collaborated with UCLA’s Sustainable LA Grand Challenge and the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability on presenting a Plastic Pollution Awareness Night.
Councilmember Paul Koretz, Council District 5
Nurit Katz, Chief Sustainability Officer, UCLA Sustainability
Daniel Coffee, Associate Project Manager, UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation
Ursula Heise, Professor and Interim Director, UCLA Laboratory for Environmental Narrative Strategies (LENS)
Robin Frohardt, Artist and Director, Plastic Bag Store
Emily Parker, Coastal and Marine Scientist, Heal the Bay
Dianna Cohen, Co-Founder & CEO, Plastic Pollution Coalition
Rebecca Rasmussen, Director of Energy, Water and Waste, Office of Mayor Garcetti
This conversation was filmed inside The Plastic Bag Store on July 7, 2021.
Ways to get involved:
Get involved with https://www.plasticpollutioncoalition.org/
Call your Assembly members and CA Senators about SB 54
Contact your federal elected officials about the Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act
Check out our Environmental Resource Toolkit,
and dig in to learn more and take action: https://cap.ucla.edu/Environmental_Toolkit