#Plastic pollution

  • Article: Nat Geo's Surprising New Cover Shows the Ongoing Perils of Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    Nat Geo's Surprising New Cover Shows the Ongoing Perils of Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2018

    More than 700 marine animal species have been harmed by plastic. Read more

  • Article: 45,000 Norwegians Join Massive Beach Clean-Up
    Environment

    45,000 Norwegians Join Massive Beach Clean-Up

    By Joe McCarthy|May 7, 2018

    "The engagement is absolutely enormous.” Read more

  • Article: Fed Up With Plastic, This Man Got Kenya to Ban It
    Environment

    Fed Up With Plastic, This Man Got Kenya to Ban It

    By Joe McCarthy|May 4, 2018

    His story shows that individual activism can go a long way. Read more

  • Article: UK Flooding Uncovers Shocking Scenes of Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    UK Flooding Uncovers Shocking Scenes of Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2018

    “It’s the worst image I’ve ever seen of plastic pollution.” Read more

  • Article: These Plastic-Free Water Bottles Disappear 3 Weeks After You Throw Them Away
    Finance & Innovation

    These Plastic-Free Water Bottles Disappear 3 Weeks After You Throw Them Away

    By Joe McCarthy|May 2, 2018

    The sustainable bottles decompose after less than a month in a landfill. Read more

  • Article: Swiss Mountains Are Covered in Microplastics, Scientists Say
    Environment

    Swiss Mountains Are Covered in Microplastics, Scientists Say

    April 27, 2018

    You may not see it, but it’s there. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways Girls Scouts Are Fighting to Protect the Planet
    Environment

    5 Ways Girls Scouts Are Fighting to Protect the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|April 23, 2018|Girl Scouts

    It’s part of a century-long tradition. Read more

  • Article: Live Nation Will No Longer Serve Plastic Straws In All of Its Theaters
    Environment

    Live Nation Will No Longer Serve Plastic Straws In All of Its Theaters

    By Joe McCarthy|April 17, 2018

    A major win for the environment. Read more