#Plastic waste

  • Article: This Water Bottle Dissolves if It Ever Enters the Ocean
    Environment

    This Water Bottle Dissolves if It Ever Enters the Ocean

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 12, 2019

    “It’s kind of sidestepping the need for the recycling system we have.” Read more

  • Article: Researchers Just Found a Brilliant Way to Convert Plastic Waste Into Fuel
    Finance & Innovation

    Researchers Just Found a Brilliant Way to Convert Plastic Waste Into Fuel

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 12, 2019

    The method could buy companies some time as they invest in plastic alternatives. Read more

  • Article: Every Marine Animal Studied in This Report Contained Microplastics
    Environment

    Every Marine Animal Studied in This Report Contained Microplastics

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 31, 2019

    “The ocean is a soup of microplastics and it’s only going to get worse.” Read more

  • Article: This New Law Would Ban 90% of Microplastics Across Europe
    Environment

    This New Law Would Ban 90% of Microplastics Across Europe

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 30, 2019

    Plastic pollution contaminates the food we eat, the air we breathe, and the water we drink. Read more

  • Article: World's Biggest Brands Investing in 'Milkman' Model to Rethink Plastic Packaging
    Finance & Innovation

    World's Biggest Brands Investing in 'Milkman' Model to Rethink Plastic Packaging

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 24, 2019

    The “Loop” system could save the planet from plastic waste. Read more

  • Article: The First Road Made From Plastic Waste Was Just Finished in the US
    Environment

    The First Road Made From Plastic Waste Was Just Finished in the US

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 5, 2018

    Roads made from recycled plastic can cut down on plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: Animals Thousands of Feet Underwater Are Eating Plastic: Report
    Environment

    Animals Thousands of Feet Underwater Are Eating Plastic: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 25, 2018

    And they have been for decades. Read more

  • Article: SodaStream Just Launched a Plastic-Cleaning Contraption in the Caribbean
    Environment

    SodaStream Just Launched a Plastic-Cleaning Contraption in the Caribbean

    By Sophie Maes|Oct. 19, 2018

    The cleanup involves company executives, local school groups, and NGOs. Read more