#pollution

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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