#Ocean waste

  • Article: Plastic Is Causing Coral Reefs to Get Sick and Die
    Environment

    Plastic Is Causing Coral Reefs to Get Sick and Die

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 26, 2018

    “Everything you see on the beach is probably lying on the reef." Read more

  • Article: Canada Will Ask G7 Countries to Reduce Plastic Waste
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    Canada Will Ask G7 Countries to Reduce Plastic Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 26, 2018

    “The health of the oceans is under threat.” Read more

  • Article: Plastic Production Is Set to Increase by 40% Over the Next Decade, Experts Say
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    Plastic Production Is Set to Increase by 40% Over the Next Decade, Experts Say

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 26, 2017

    Currently only 9% of plastic waste is recycled. Read more

  • Article: Sir David Attenborough’s New Series Will Show ‘Heartbreaking’ Scene of Birds Feeding Baby Chicks Plastic
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    Sir David Attenborough’s New Series Will Show ‘Heartbreaking’ Scene of Birds Feeding Baby Chicks Plastic

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 27, 2017

    It’s a shocking example of how polluted our oceans are. Read more

  • Article: Arctic Waters Could Soon Be Choked by Plastic, Expert Warns
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    Arctic Waters Could Soon Be Choked by Plastic, Expert Warns

    By Joe McCarthy|April 19, 2017

    "[There's] five plastic grocery bags filled with plastic for every foot of coastline in the world." Read more

  • Article: This Grocery Bag Won’t Hurt Animals — It Actually Feeds Them
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    This Grocery Bag Won’t Hurt Animals — It Actually Feeds Them

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 25, 2017

    These “Eco Bags” might be what takes down plastic. Read more

  • Article: 5 Artists Turning the Ocean’s Plastic Waste into Stunningly Beautiful Designs
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    5 Artists Turning the Ocean’s Plastic Waste into Stunningly Beautiful Designs

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 18, 2016

    From huge shark sculptures to grand, colorful installations. Read more