#Ocean pollution

  • Article: Baby Dolphin in Florida Found Dead With Stomach Full of Plastic Trash
    Environment

    Baby Dolphin in Florida Found Dead With Stomach Full of Plastic Trash

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|May 1, 2019

    Plastic pollution is killing marine animals at alarming rates. Read more

  • Article: European Parliament Approves Historic Ban on Single-Use Plastics
    Environment

    European Parliament Approves Historic Ban on Single-Use Plastics

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 24, 2018

    The rules have the potential to be the most ambitious ban on plastics in the world. Read more

  • Article: Major Beer Brand Ditches Six-Pack Rings for Recyclable Glue
    Finance & Innovation

    Major Beer Brand Ditches Six-Pack Rings for Recyclable Glue

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|Sept. 6, 2018

    No more cutting apart six-pack rings. Read more

  • Article: Hawaii Is Close to Banning Ocean-Polluting Takeout Containers
    Environment

    Hawaii Is Close to Banning Ocean-Polluting Takeout Containers

    March 8, 2018|News Deeply

    They would be the first state in the US to ban the foam containers. Read more

  • Article: Malibu Bans Single-Use Straws, Cutlery, and Stirrers
    Environment

    Malibu Bans Single-Use Straws, Cutlery, and Stirrers

    By Joe McCarthy|March 6, 2018

    Just the latest location to get rid of plastic. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Watch Ocean Plastic Hotspots Form in Real Time
    Environment

    Scientists Watch Ocean Plastic Hotspots Form in Real Time

    Feb. 13, 2018|News Deeply

    Researchers tracked hundreds of buoys deployed in the Gulf of Mexico. Read more

  • Article: This South Pacific Nation Is the First of Its Kind to Ban Plastic Bags and Bottles
    Environment

    This South Pacific Nation Is the First of Its Kind to Ban Plastic Bags and Bottles

    By Marnie Cunningham|Aug. 2, 2017

    The PM of Vanuatu announced it the ban on Independence Day. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Artists Turn Ghost Nets — Which Destroy Australia's Ocean Life — Into Artwork
    Environment

    Indigenous Artists Turn Ghost Nets — Which Destroy Australia's Ocean Life — Into Artwork

    By Marnie Cunningham|July 4, 2017

    640,000 tonnes of ghost nets wreak havoc on ocean life, experts say. Read more