Single-use plastics are having a revival. Some of the changes have been brought on not by necessity, but by the powerful plastics lobby taking advantage of a time of crisis.
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Which bag should an environmentally responsible, health-conscious shopper use during this time of coronavirus?
Fossil fuel companies are ramping up production of virgin plastics, with huge potential consequences for climate and the environment.
How ploys like bioplastic and anti-litterbug campaigns help to protect the true culprits of plastic pollution.
A student research project unveils that tiny plastics in laundry detergents and fabrics could potentially have a big impact on ocean health.
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.