World Health Organization

SABIC, Boao Forum for Asia to jointly host Riyadh conference
In 2020, Saudi Arabia will host the G20 and B20 Summit in addition to BFA Riyadh Conference
Realising the value of plastics in a move to a more sustainable future
Individuals and members of our society can all take part in protecting our planet by choosing to use reusable and recyclable products over single-use items, irrespective of the material from which they are made, comments Dr Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun
Editor’s comment: Solving the plastic menace
While it is important to ban single-use plastic items, there are benefits from recycling plastic products
WHO urges for more research into microplastics and a crackdown on plastic pollution
Microplastics larger than 150 micrometres are not likely to be absorbed in the human body and uptake of smaller particles is expected to be limited