#Ocean plastic

  • Article: Jamaica Announces Plan to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Plastic Straws
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    Jamaica Announces Plan to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Plastic Straws

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 18, 2018

    This puts the country at the forefront of plastic bans. Read more

  • Article: A Turtle's Chance of Death Skyrockets With Each Piece of Plastic It Ingests
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    A Turtle's Chance of Death Skyrockets With Each Piece of Plastic It Ingests

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 14, 2018

    "We find hundreds of pieces of plastic in some turtles." Read more

  • Feature: Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Plastic Waste in the Oceans
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    Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Plastic Waste in the Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 13, 2018

    We’re trying to divert and remove 8 million tons of plastic from reaching the oceans by 2020. Read more

  • Article: A Trailblazing Effort to Clean Up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Has Finally Begun
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    A Trailblazing Effort to Clean Up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Has Finally Begun

    By Sophie Maes|Sept. 12, 2018

    If the trial works, 60 more cleaning systems will be sent to tackle the floating trash island. Read more

  • Article: Swimmer Braves 60 Miles of Ocean to Stop Plastic Pollution
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    Swimmer Braves 60 Miles of Ocean to Stop Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 17, 2018

    “We are destroying the planet we are called to look after.” Read more

  • Article: Adidas Is Making Even More Clothes From Recycled Ocean Plastic
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    Adidas Is Making Even More Clothes From Recycled Ocean Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2018

    Your whole wardrobe could soon be made out of recycled ocean plastic. Read more

  • Article: That Massive Ocean Garbage Patch Is About to Be Cleaned Up
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    That Massive Ocean Garbage Patch Is About to Be Cleaned Up

    By Joe McCarthy|April 23, 2018

    “The plastic pollution problem has always been portrayed as something insolvable.” Read more

  • Article: Adidas Sold 1 Million Shoes Made of Ocean Plastic Last Year
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    Adidas Sold 1 Million Shoes Made of Ocean Plastic Last Year

    By Joe McCarthy|March 15, 2018

    All day I dream about ocean plastic. Read more