#Ocean Plastic

  • 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

  • Article: UK's Canals and Rivers Could be 'Plastic-Free in a Year' if Every Visitor Takes a Bit of Rubbish Away

    UK's Canals and Rivers Could be 'Plastic-Free in a Year' if Every Visitor Takes a Bit of Rubbish Away

    By Helen Lock|June 5, 2019

    "By taking action locally they will also be helping tackle a global issue." Read more

  • Article: This Woman Single-Handedly Picked 2 Metric Tons of Plastic Trash Off Canada's Beaches

    This Woman Single-Handedly Picked 2 Metric Tons of Plastic Trash Off Canada's Beaches

    By Sushmita Roy|June 4, 2019

    “We have a plastic problem here.” Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Working on Plastic Problem Following Philippines' Threat of 'War' Over Waste

    Canada Is Working on Plastic Problem Following Philippines' Threat of 'War' Over Waste

    By Sushmita Roy|April 24, 2019

    A private Canadian company shipped more than 2,450 tons of “illegal” waste to the Philippines. Read more

  • Article: 5 Animals That Have Become Symbols of Human Impact on the Planet

    5 Animals That Have Become Symbols of Human Impact on the Planet

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|April 10, 2019

    These animals are enduring reminders of the changes we all need to make. Read more

  • Article: This Is Britain's Worst Supermarket for Cutting Out Plastics, Says Greenpeace

    This Is Britain's Worst Supermarket for Cutting Out Plastics, Says Greenpeace

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 29, 2019

    The environmental charity is naming and shaming the stores that aren't performing. Read more

  • Article: Morrisons Is Trialling Paper Bags to Help UK Shoppers Cut Out Plastic

    Morrisons Is Trialling Paper Bags to Help UK Shoppers Cut Out Plastic

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 28, 2019

    The bags cost 20p and are available in eight shops across the UK and Gibraltar. Read more

  • Article: These Major Companies Just Pledged to Cut Out All Their Plastic Waste

    These Major Companies Just Pledged to Cut Out All Their Plastic Waste

    By Carmen Singer|Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 29, 2018

    More companies are pledging to cut their plastic usage after pressure from the public. Read more