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This documentary short, Plastic Linings, explains the issues of plastic pollution to human and environmental health. The film, now available on YouTube, had its premiere in Blackman Auditorium on April 5.

A Northeastern University Student Initiative, Sustainable U Productions, was established in April 2021 with the goal of portraying important environmental issues in film and emphasizing the importance of individual action.

On Tuesday at 6:30 pm on April 5th, 2022, their first film, Plastic Linings, a short documentary all about single-use coffee cups, premiered in Blackman Auditorium.

The film is now available on youtube at

The documentary was followed by a panel of experts featured in the film as well as student filmmakers and environmental activists.

This event was sponsored by the Northeastern University Humanities Center, the Northeastern University Department of Economics, and Sustainable Practices.

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