#Plastic pollution

  • Article: Device to Clean Up Great Pacific Garbage Patch Will Soon Be Deployed
    Environment

    Device to Clean Up Great Pacific Garbage Patch Will Soon Be Deployed

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 8, 2018

    A huge contraption will be launched in September to clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Read more

  • Article: Decomposing Plastic Revealed as Hidden Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
    Environment

    Decomposing Plastic Revealed as Hidden Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 2, 2018

    Plastic production is expected to increase dramatically over the next decade. Read more

  • Article: Africa Is Leading the Way in the Fight Against Plastic
    Environment

    Africa Is Leading the Way in the Fight Against Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|July 30, 2018

    Throughout the continent, the movement against plastic waste is growing. Read more

  • Article: The First Paper Straw Factory Is Scheduled to Open in Britain
    Environment

    The First Paper Straw Factory Is Scheduled to Open in Britain

    By Joe McCarthy|June 18, 2018

    The reign of plastic straws appears to be nearing an end. Read more

  • Article: 10 Facts About Plastic Pollution You Absolutely Need to Know
    Environment

    10 Facts About Plastic Pollution You Absolutely Need to Know

    By Seneo Mwamba|June 14, 2018

    We seriously need to do something about our plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Kids Just Attended the First-Ever Ocean Plastic Bootcamp
    Environment

    Hundreds of Kids Just Attended the First-Ever Ocean Plastic Bootcamp

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    A bootcamp to save the world. Read more

  • Article: US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|June 11, 2018

    “The facts are clear. Our oceans are a mess.” Read more

  • Article: These 3 Teens Figured Out a Brilliant Way to Recycle Styrofoam
    Finance & Innovation

    These 3 Teens Figured Out a Brilliant Way to Recycle Styrofoam

    By Joe McCarthy|June 7, 2018

    Styrofoam can take up to 500 years to break down. Read more