A student research project unveils that tiny plastics in laundry detergents and fabrics could potentially have a big impact on ocean health.
plastic pollution Archives - State of the Planet
The initial ban created a worldwide headache for scrap managers. The new version of the ban will surely lead to migraines.
If you’re already doing your part to reduce, reuse and recycle, what more can you do? Start by thinking bigger, but not too big — one community at a time.
How trash in our oceans can help us conceptualize and reduce our carbon emissions.
Plastic pollution can feel overwhelming, but here are some concrete actions we can all take to make a difference.
We need local policies to encourage better waste management, more recycling and less use of plastics in the first place.
In mid-April, Agustina Besada will embark on a journey to #unplastify the world.
The story of plastic pollution in our coral reefs makes it clear how important it is to sustainably manage our environment.
This is the 100th blog I’ve written for the State of the Planet. It seemed like a good occasion to take a look at my five most popular blogs to see what has changed in the years since they were written. Is the news better or worse for seawater greenhouses, plastic pollution, turning wastewater into drinking water, coral reefs and rare earth metals?