By Jess Murray Truth Theory The major environmental issue of plastic pollution is nothing new, but the seriousness of the issue is being increasingly highlighted […]
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By Jess Murray Truth Theory France has just announced a new official law which bans all plastic plates and cutlery, in an attempt to help […]
By Kristin Falzon via Eco Watch France is taking another big step towards being more environmentally conscious by implementing a controversial new law that will ban plastic […]
by Gwendolyn Wu San Francisco residents will soon have to drink their to-go cups of coffee out of something else, because those soft Styrofoam cups […]
by Lorraine Chow The premise behind the Amsterdam-based venture Plastic Whale is beautifully simple. First, the company fishes out plastic bottles and other debris from the city’s […]
by Cole Mellino There will be more plastic than fish in the ocean by 2050, warned the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in a report published Tuesday. The report, […]
by Amanda Froelich On an expedition to the Ecuadorian rainforest, Yale students discovered a new type of fungus which may speed up the decomposition process […]
by Lorraine Chow Last June, an intrepid teenaged environmentalist made headlines after developing The Ocean Cleanup, described as the “world’s first feasible concept to clean the oceans of […]
by Charmaine Brannan Plastic does not biodegrade; no microbe has yet evolved that can feed on it. But prolonged exposure to sunlight causes polymer chains […]
Vice sails to the North Pacific Gyre, collecting point for all of the ocean’s flotsam and home of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch: a mythical, […]
A film that explores the benefits of using plant-based plastic.
by Mike Barrett Bisphenol a (BPA) is the widely used chemical found in many plastics, food can linings, and even on US dollars and receipts. Known […]
by Anita Khalek (NaturalNews) As soda sales leveled off in the U.S., multinational corporations like PepsiCo, Coca Cola and Nestle found a cash cow in […]