#Ocean Plastic

  • Article: Art in the Time of Climate Change: Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 Is Going Green

    Art in the Time of Climate Change: Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 Is Going Green

    Aug. 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It's previously been characterised by far too many flyers and plastic cups. Read more

  • Article: The Supreme Court in Malawi Just Banned Plastic Bags — Again

    The Supreme Court in Malawi Just Banned Plastic Bags — Again

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 6, 2019

    Activists are describing it as a “fantastic victory.” Read more

  • Article: One of South Africa’s Top Tourist Spots Has Found a Solution to Plastic Pollution

    One of South Africa’s Top Tourist Spots Has Found a Solution to Plastic Pollution

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 24, 2019

    Gansbaai, famous for shark-cage diving and whale watching, was turning into a dumping ground. Read more

  • Article: This 22-Year-Old Is Running From NYC to LA to Raise Awareness About Ocean Plastic

    This 22-Year-Old Is Running From NYC to LA to Raise Awareness About Ocean Plastic

    By Sushmita Roy|July 15, 2019

    Sam Bencheghib plans to run 20 miles a day, six days a week, for six months. Read more

  • Article: An All-Female Crew Is Set to Sail Around the World to Fight Ocean Plastic

    An All-Female Crew Is Set to Sail Around the World to Fight Ocean Plastic

    July 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 300 women will join the 2-year voyage, launching from the UK in October. Read more

  • Article: A UK Primary School Has a Genius New Library Section to Help Save the Oceans

    A UK Primary School Has a Genius New Library Section to Help Save the Oceans

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2019

    This is smart and heart-breaking in equal measure. Read more

  • Article: HP Is Turning Ocean Plastic Into New Products and Empowering Women

    HP Is Turning Ocean Plastic Into New Products and Empowering Women

    By Daniele Selby|June 8, 2019|HP Inc.

    HP has already turned more than 700,000 pounds of ocean-bound plastic into ink cartridges & hardware Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is on a Mission to Visit Every Country in the World and Fight Plastic Waste

    This Woman Is on a Mission to Visit Every Country in the World and Fight Plastic Waste

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|June 7, 2019

    Jessica Nabongo is set to be the first black woman to visit every country in the world. Read more