#pollution

  • Article: 69 Containers of Garbage Returned to Canada After Philippines President Says to 'Eat It'
    Environment

    69 Containers of Garbage Returned to Canada After Philippines President Says to 'Eat It'

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 2, 2019

    The garbage caused quite a feud between the two countries. Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Banning Single-Use Plastics as Early as 2021
    Environment

    Canada Is Banning Single-Use Plastics as Early as 2021

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Gaëlle Langué|June 10, 2019

    Less than 10% of plastic used in Canada gets recycled. Read more

  • Article: England Bans Plastic Straws, Cotton Buds, and Drink Stirrers
    Environment

    England Bans Plastic Straws, Cotton Buds, and Drink Stirrers

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 22, 2019

    The ban comes after years of campaigning. Read more

  • Article: Nearly All US National Parks Are Dangerously Affected by Air Pollution, Study Finds
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    Nearly All US National Parks Are Dangerously Affected by Air Pollution, Study Finds

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 8, 2019

    New study shows all national parks suffer from some level of hazardous air pollution. Read more

  • Article: Canadians! More No-Waste Grocery Stores Are Coming to a City Near You
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    Canadians! More No-Waste Grocery Stores Are Coming to a City Near You

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 1, 2019

    And the trend doesn’t just apply to grocery stores. Read more

  • Article: These Drones Are Spraying Pollution Out of the Sky in Thailand
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    These Drones Are Spraying Pollution Out of the Sky in Thailand

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 24, 2019

    Bangkok’s air pollution has been deemed “code red” by officials Read more

  • Article: Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season
    Environment

    Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Closure will have an economic impact — but the continued operation has an environmental impact." Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Predicts the Planet Will Warm a Devastating 7 Degrees by 2100
    Environment

    Trump Administration Predicts the Planet Will Warm a Devastating 7 Degrees by 2100

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 28, 2018

    Rollbacks on fuel efficiency standards would put 8 billion tons of carbon dioxide into the air. Read more