#Plastic

  • Article: Vancouver Wants to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Disposable Coffee Cups
    Environment

    Vancouver Wants to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Disposable Coffee Cups

    By Joe McCarthy|June 23, 2017

    This would be a major win for the environment. Read more

  • Article: 9 Sad But True Facts About How Much Plastic Is Really in Our Oceans
    Environment

    9 Sad But True Facts About How Much Plastic Is Really in Our Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|June 8, 2017

    It’s terrorizing marine life. Read more

  • Article: Here Are All the Adidas Products Made From Ocean Plastic
    Environment

    Here Are All the Adidas Products Made From Ocean Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|June 2, 2017

    Plastic “upcycling” is the future. Read more

  • Article: This Uninhabited Island in the South Pacific Is Completely Covered in Trash
    Environment

    This Uninhabited Island in the South Pacific Is Completely Covered in Trash

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 17, 2017

    One of the world’s most remote islands is littered with 38 million pieces of plastic. Read more

  • Article: A Beach in Hawaii Has Become One of the Dirtiest Place on Earth
    Environment

    A Beach in Hawaii Has Become One of the Dirtiest Place on Earth

    By Meghan Werft|May 1, 2017

    In one weekend, volunteers picked up 15,000 pounds of trash here. Read more

  • Article: How to Eat Your Entire Meal — Utensils Included
    Food & Hunger

    How to Eat Your Entire Meal — Utensils Included

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 25, 2017

    We dare you to eat your way through these 7 items. Read more

  • Article: Adidas Is Making 1 Million Running Shoes Out of Ocean Plastic Waste
    Environment

    Adidas Is Making 1 Million Running Shoes Out of Ocean Plastic Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|April 25, 2017

    The start of a revolution. Read more

  • Article: Timberland’s New Shoes Are Made From Haiti Street Trash
    Finance & Innovation

    Timberland’s New Shoes Are Made From Haiti Street Trash

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 13, 2017

    Timberland’s new line of backpacks, t-shirts, and boots is made from 50% recycled plastic. Read more