#Pollution

  • Article: Chevron Owes $9.5 Billion for Decades of Harming Indigenous People
    Environment

    Chevron Owes $9.5 Billion for Decades of Harming Indigenous People

    By Joe McCarthy|July 13, 2018

    The case is one of many that pit Indigenous rights against corporate malfeasance. Read more

  • Article: UK Air Pollution Could Be Cited as the Cause of Death in a Historic Case
    Health

    UK Air Pollution Could Be Cited as the Cause of Death in a Historic Case

    July 5, 2018

    The reported evidence comes after the death of a 9-year-old girl in London. Read more

  • Article: 60% of Europe's Lakes and Rivers Are Failing Pollution Tests
    Environment

    60% of Europe's Lakes and Rivers Are Failing Pollution Tests

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 3, 2018

    We have to step up for our own well-being and the health of our waters. Read more

  • Article: US Judge Says Oil Companies Can't Be Sued for Climate Change
    Environment

    US Judge Says Oil Companies Can't Be Sued for Climate Change

    By Joanna Prisco|June 27, 2018

    The judge agreed that "science is real" but deemed the case a "nuisance." Read more

  • Article: Morrisons Is Reviving Old-School Paper Bags to Replace 150M Plastic Bags Every Year
    Environment

    Morrisons Is Reviving Old-School Paper Bags to Replace 150M Plastic Bags Every Year

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 25, 2018

    The scheme is being rolled out across the UK from Monday. Read more

  • Article: Mumbai Just Became the Largest City in India to Ban Single-Use Plastics
    Environment

    Mumbai Just Became the Largest City in India to Ban Single-Use Plastics

    By Joanna Prisco|June 25, 2018

    The city will fine or potentially arrest those violating the new ban. Read more

  • Article: The World Doesn't Know How It Will Deal With 111 Million Tons of Plastic Waste by 2030
    Environment

    The World Doesn't Know How It Will Deal With 111 Million Tons of Plastic Waste by 2030

    By Jasper Lo  and  Erica Sanchez|June 21, 2018

    China is no longer importing the rest of the world's recycled materials and countries must adapt. Read more

  • Article: All Seattle Restaurants Will Ditch Plastic Straws Starting in July
    Environment

    All Seattle Restaurants Will Ditch Plastic Straws Starting in July

    June 20, 2018

    Call it the summer of love — for the environment. Read more