Sabrina Russo

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Sabrina Russo is the Managing Editor of the Plastic Free Times. She graduated from the University of St Andrews, Scotland with a MA Hons in Social Anthropology, and is currently working towards her Masters (MSc) in Material, Visual, and Museum Anthropology at the University of Oxford. Her interest in conservation began through a four year volunteering position with the Monterey Bay Aquarium, as a Guest Interpreter, and she has been working to bridge the gap between science and the public ever since. She has worked as an Outreach Coordinator for the Plastic Pollution Coalition, and has contributed to the marketing of Sea Studios Foundation's "Strange Days on Planet Earth" through research identifying target audiences.


Posts by Sabrina Russo

June 04, 2013

Despite a number of county and city level plastic bag bans that continue to appear with increasing frequency across the state of California, an effort to pass a bag ban into statewide law has died...

May 31, 2013

In an effort to encourage innovative solutions to curb the excess usage of single use plastic, the Plastic Pollution Coalition, an organization which aims to bring awareness to the problems caused...

May 31, 2013

The extent of the damage done by plastic pollution to the world's oceans has become a hot topic in recent years as a variety of research has emerged to shed light on the scope of the problem;...

May 28, 2013

Venetian artist Maria Cristina Finucci is taking an unconventional artistic approach to raising awareness about plastic pollution in the ocean according to an article published in the New...

May 24, 2013

California's legislators have a reputation for being environmentally aware and concerned, but Huffington Post blogger and environmental attorney Lisa Kaas Boyle paints a different...

May 24, 2013

The increasingly scrutinized chemical compounds collectively known as phthalates have come under fire recently, as the results of a new study have shown the possibility of a connection between the...

May 20, 2013

Plastic bag bans have been the subject of much debate in America recently as a number of states have taken on the challenge of finding solutions to the growing, unsightly problem of plastic...

May 16, 2013

An article recently published on Food Production Daily has reported that despite the calls to action issued by health organization Breast Cancer UK, the British government still maintains...

May 09, 2013

A study conducted by the Central Pollution Control Board of Ahmadabad, India during the year 2010-11 has given the Minister of State for Environment and Forests disturbing data upon which to base...

May 08, 2013

The European Union is still debating the implementation of a plastic bag ban, but that hasn't stopped Finland from starting the process of changing attitudes single use bags, Finnish...