#Plastic Waste

  • Article: Imported Plastic Waste Is Destroying Asia's Crops and Health
    Health

    Imported Plastic Waste Is Destroying Asia's Crops and Health

    April 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Much of the world's plastic waste is shipped to Asia and illegally dumped. Read more

  • Article: 13-Year-Old Called 'Trash Girl' by Bullies Wins Award for Her Work to Save the Planet
    Environment

    13-Year-Old Called 'Trash Girl' by Bullies Wins Award for Her Work to Save the Planet

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  David Brand|April 11, 2019

    Nadia Sparkes will collect the Points of Light award from Theresa May on Friday. Read more

  • Article: The 10 Best Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Footprint, According to Science
    Environment

    The 10 Best Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Footprint, According to Science

    By Joe McCarthy|April 10, 2019

    If Europeans used reusable water bottles, 6,741 tons of plastic litter would be prevented each year. Read more

  • Article: Tesco Is Trialling a Technology That Could Actually Make All Plastic Packaging Recyclable
    Environment

    Tesco Is Trialling a Technology That Could Actually Make All Plastic Packaging Recyclable

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 3, 2019

    This could be very big for the fight against plastic. Read more

  • Article: These Photos of a College Student on Spring Break Went Viral for All the Right Reasons
    Environment

    These Photos of a College Student on Spring Break Went Viral for All the Right Reasons

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|March 29, 2019

    The 19-year-old was caught in the midst of an unconventional spring break activity. Read more

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

    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: This UK Charity Uses Recycling to Create Healthier, Greener Lives in Kenya
    Environment

    This UK Charity Uses Recycling to Create Healthier, Greener Lives in Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 11, 2019

    Waste management isn’t pretty, but it is vital. Read more

  • Article: 88% of People Who Saw 'Blue Planet II' Have Now Changed Their Lifestyle
    Environment

    88% of People Who Saw 'Blue Planet II' Have Now Changed Their Lifestyle

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 1, 2018

    We have so much to thank David Attenborough for. Read more