#Pollution

  • Article: India Has the World’s 14 Most Polluted Cities, New Report Shows
    Environment

    India Has the World’s 14 Most Polluted Cities, New Report Shows

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2018

    The overall numbers are grim, the WHO is optimistic about the power of transparency. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Most Polluted Places in the UK
    Environment

    These Are the Most Polluted Places in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 2, 2018

    Over 40 towns and cities are at or over global air pollution limits. Read more

  • Article: New York’s Governor Just Introduced a Bill to Ban Plastic Bags
    Environment

    New York’s Governor Just Introduced a Bill to Ban Plastic Bags

    By Chris Gelardi|April 24, 2018

    Governor Cuomo is facing mounting pressure to improve his lackluster environmental platform. Read more

  • Article: Rivers in Indonesia Are Inundated With Plastic Waste
    Environment

    Rivers in Indonesia Are Inundated With Plastic Waste

    By Chris Gelardi|April 20, 2018

    The problem is so bad, the army has been called in to help. Read more

  • Article: You’re Probably Breathing Polluted Air, Study Finds
    Environment

    You’re Probably Breathing Polluted Air, Study Finds

    By Chris Gelardi|April 17, 2018

    A new study found that more than 95% of the world’s population breathes dangerous air. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Accidentally Created a Plastic Bottle-Eating Mutant Enzyme
    Environment

    Scientists Accidentally Created a Plastic Bottle-Eating Mutant Enzyme

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 17, 2018

    Plastic can take hundreds of years to break down — the mutant enzyme starts the process in days. Read more

  • Article: The British Government Just Pledged £61 Million to Fight Plastic in Our Oceans
    Environment

    The British Government Just Pledged £61 Million to Fight Plastic in Our Oceans

    By Chris Gelardi|April 16, 2018

    Prime Minister Theresa May is asking leaders from around the world to join her initiative. Read more

  • Article: This Brazilian City Is Solving Plastic Waste and Poverty at the Same Time
    Environment

    This Brazilian City Is Solving Plastic Waste and Poverty at the Same Time

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|April 13, 2018

    “For me it is empowering – it has given me work and given me a social life.” Read more