#Plastic Pollution

  • Article: Vietnamese People Are Taking the Fight Against Plastic Waste Into Their Own Hands
    Environment

    Vietnamese People Are Taking the Fight Against Plastic Waste Into Their Own Hands

    Sept. 19, 2018|Voice of America

    Vietnam ranks among the top five countries sending plastic trash into the ocean. Read more

  • Article: This Fungus Could Be the Answer to the Plastic Waste Crisis
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    This Fungus Could Be the Answer to the Plastic Waste Crisis

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 12, 2018

    This fungus can eat some plastics in a matter of days. 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: This Map Reveals the Hotspots for 'Hidden' Litter on Scotland's Beaches
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    This Map Reveals the Hotspots for 'Hidden' Litter on Scotland's Beaches

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 28, 2018

    It could be an “invaluable tool” in the fight against marine plastic. Read more

  • Article: This UK Supermarket Now Sells Shampoo and Washing Up Liquid in Ocean Plastic Bottles
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    This UK Supermarket Now Sells Shampoo and Washing Up Liquid in Ocean Plastic Bottles

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 23, 2018

    For every 100 metres of beach in Britain, you can find nearly 140 pieces of litter. Read more

  • Article: SZA's New Clothing Line Will Help Save the Oceans
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    SZA's New Clothing Line Will Help Save the Oceans

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 15, 2018

    “Who tryn save da ocean?” Read more

  • Article: Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason
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    Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 14, 2018

    It's a bit rubbish men don't get bins already. Read more

  • Article: Real Madrid's New Kit Is Made Completely From Ocean Plastic
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    Real Madrid's New Kit Is Made Completely From Ocean Plastic

    By James Hitchings-HalesJana Sepehr  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 8, 2018

    The team's third kit is the colour of coral — with a call to protect our oceans from pollution. Read more