#Plastic pollution

  • Article: ‘Tornado of Plastic’ Envelops Photographer in Indonesia
    Environment

    ‘Tornado of Plastic’ Envelops Photographer in Indonesia

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 6, 2018

    Another day, another shocking example of plastic pollution in the world’s oceans. Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways to Cut Junk Plastic From Your Life
    Environment

    7 Ways to Cut Junk Plastic From Your Life

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 30, 2018

    Landfills are growing out of control throughout the US, Canada, the UK, and elsewhere. Read more

  • 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: The Museum of Ice Cream Is in a Sticky Situation Over Its Environmental Impact
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    The Museum of Ice Cream Is in a Sticky Situation Over Its Environmental Impact

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 10, 2018

    "What is the purpose of this tiny piece of plastic other than a selfie moment?" 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: The UN Wants to Ban Plastic Waste in Oceans
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    The UN Wants to Ban Plastic Waste in Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 1, 2017

    The effort is both urgent and extremely challenging. Read more

  • Article: The ‘Pepsi Lobster’ Isn’t Alone. These 5 Other Animals Were Harmed by Plastic
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    The ‘Pepsi Lobster’ Isn’t Alone. These 5 Other Animals Were Harmed by Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 30, 2017

    Plastic pollution in the world’s oceans has reached a crisis level Read more

  • Article: Shocking Photos Show Extent of Plastic Pollution in Caribbean
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    Shocking Photos Show Extent of Plastic Pollution in Caribbean

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 27, 2017

    “I’ve never seen a photo that illustrates how bad the problem is in that area.” Read more