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On Oct. 10, four women unloaded boxes of food, set them up on a table and in assembly-line fashion, they walked around the table filling... [Read More]
McDonald's is working on plans to end the use of plastic lids in its UK outlets, but a global seaweed shortage is constraining the rollout... [Read More]
  IOWA CITY - Standing outside the University of Iowa's Power Plant along Burlington Street and the Iowa River, Ben Fish held a small... [Read More]
In an effort to reduce plastic pollution, Ellsworth's Green Action Team has developed a draft ordinance that would ban all single-use plas... [Read More]
Scientists in Austria say they've detected tiny bits of plastic in people's stool for the first time, but experts caution the study is too small... [Read More]
The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has started its campaign against use of plastic by placing hoardings at prime locations to make people aware along with... [Read More]
Scientists say they have found tiny pieces of plastic in sea creatures collected for research in the 1970s. [Read More]
Conceptos Plásticos is the union of two passions—helping the environment and creating products that can benefit vulnerable populations. With almost 600 tons of plastic waste... [Read More]
It's disgusting in so many ways: New research finds that people from eight different countries worldwide had microplastics present in their stool. [Read More]
You may not be pooping bricks right now, but you may be pooping plastic, according to this study. [Read More]
This is in response to Richard Gusenburg's Sept. 25 letter, "Harrigan backed in bid to unseat Zupkus." Mr. Gusenburg took issue with Rep. Lezlye W.... [Read More]
BHUBANESWAR: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) will roll out a tableau in the city and issue advertisements in film theatres to sensitise pe. [Read More]
Unproven until now, scientists discover we're consuming tiny bits of plastic. [Read More]
It was during the inspection and a subsequent interview that four boxes containing plastic-wrapped packages of suspected narcotics were uncovered. A field test by officers... [Read More]
Although previous studies have calculated that people could ingest tiny pieces of plastic every year, it has never been proven until now. [Read More]
The latest on the caravan of Central Americans trying to reach the United States (all times local): 6:30 p.m. The first waves of Central Americans... [Read More]
The PM's Commons showdown on Brexit attracts headlines alongside a study into toxic microplastics. [Read More]
On October 11, the Marine Debris Program's Director, Nancy Wallace, joined a panel conversation on how to strengthen efforts to stop marine debris. [Read More]
Up to nine different types of microplastic found in samples from each participant... [Read More]