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30 Mississippi River mayors agree to reduce plastic waste

Three mayors from Louisiana signed an agreement to cut plastic pollution in the river by 20 percent.
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Straw ban alone won't keep plastic out of oceans

Cities and companies are phasing out single-use straws, but seriously reducing plastic pollution will take much more
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Why So Many Cities And Businesses Are Banning Plastic Straws [Video]Why So Many Cities And Businesses Are Banning Plastic Straws

Across the United States, plastic straw bans are going into effect with California becoming the first state to ban plastic straws from restaurant tables, starting in 2019. According to Business..

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California Is The First U.S. State To Ban Plastic Straws In Restaurants [Video]California Is The First U.S. State To Ban Plastic Straws In Restaurants

Starting in 2019, California will ban sit-down restaurants from serving customers plastic; however, according to Business Insider, the law doesn't apply for to-go cups and takeaway drinks...

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Ocean clean-up ship fuelled by plastic pollution [Video]Ocean clean-up ship fuelled by plastic pollution

Plans have been revealed for a self-powering ship that will remove plastic pollution from the sea, processing it into fuel as it goes. Stuart McDill reports.

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Ecologists horrified by videos showing rivers of plastic flowing in Spain [Video]Ecologists horrified by videos showing rivers of plastic flowing in Spain

Spanish ecologists are calling for the authorities to take action after two videos surfaced showing rivers of plastic flowing in the province of Almería.

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Scuba Diver Swims Through Plastic Pollution [Video]Scuba Diver Swims Through Plastic Pollution

A scuba diver filmed the moment he was faced with an underwater torrent of plastic pollution at one of the world's popular dive spots. Dive master and instructor Luis Manzano, 38, had just plunged into..

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Study finds a few pieces of plastic enough to kill sea turtles [Video]Study finds a few pieces of plastic enough to kill sea turtles

Researchers found that ingesting just one piece of plastic could increase the chance of a sea turtle to die by 22 percent, according to a study published in the Scientific Reports.

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The world's biggest garbage patch is growing. How can we clean it up?

The ocean is full of trash. Whether it’s on the coast, near the coast, in the open ocean, or on the seafloor, evidence of humanity’s impact on the environment is widespread and abundant. Each..
Mashable

California bans automatically providing plastic straws

The plastic straws littering San Francisco's bar tops and tables are being swiped away with a new state law. Gov. Jerry Brown signed the new law Thursday, which applies only to full-service, dine-in..
bizjournals

Mosquitoes are eating plastic, moving pollution up the food chain, researchers say

A Biology Letters study found that when a mosquito larvae eats microplastic, that plastic can remain in the insect's body into adulthood.
USATODAY.com

What the creators of the giant plastic-cleaning system headed to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch say to critics who doubt them

what the creators of the giant plastic-cleaning system headed to the great pacific garbage patch say to critics who doubt them
· On Saturday, September 8, the Ocean Cleanup launched the first of the arrays they hope to use to clear plastic pollution from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. · There's a stunning amount of..
Business Insider

How much plastic does it take to kill a sea turtle?

How much plastic does it take to kill a sea turtle? According to new research, it doesn't take very much. A study published in the journal Nature Thursday found that sea turtles have a 50 percent..
Mashable

The massive plastic-cleaning device invented by a 24-year-old to clean the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is finally being put to the test. Here's what it's up against.

the massive plastic-cleaning device invented by a 24-year-old to clean the great pacific garbage patch is finally being put to the test. here's what it's up against.
· On September 8th, the Ocean Cleanup launched the first of many massive plastic-cleaning arrays into the Pacific Ocean. · There's a lot of plastic in the world's oceans, with much of it..
Business Insider

JUST Water Builds Exponential Growth With New Retail Distribution and Mission-Aligned Partnerships

JUST Water continues to achieve major distribution milestones as consumer preferences for sustainable packaging options grow. NEW YORK (PRWEB) September 13, 2018 JUST Water, a 100% spring water..
PRWeb

It took 5 years, now the Ocean Cleanup system is heading to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

An audacious plan to clean the world's oceans of plastic pollution got underway when a 2,000-foot long length of system meant to function like Pac-Man and gobble up plastic set out to sea.
USATODAY.com

Ocean Cleanup will steam out to sea Saturday in test run to clean Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The brainchild of a 23-year-old Dutch college dropout steams out to sea Saturday, ready to take on the problem of plastic pollution in the oceans.
USATODAY.com

A 24-year-old is going ahead with a controversial plan to trap plastic floating in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Some experts are worried.

a 24-year-old is going ahead with a controversial plan to trap plastic floating in the great pacific garbage patch. some experts are worried.
· *There's a mind-boggling amount of trash in the world's oceans, with much of it collected in five regions known as gyres.* · *On September 8, a group called The Ocean Cleanup plans to deploy a..
Business Insider

The giant garbage vortex in the Pacific Ocean is over twice the size of Texas — here's what it looks like

the giant garbage vortex in the pacific ocean is over twice the size of texas — here's what it looks like
· *The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a massive area measuring more than 1.6 million square kilometers, but it's just part of the North Pacific Gyre, an ocean region where currents collect..
Business Insider

6 things you can do to stop plastic pollution today

Plastic trash is entering the world's oceans at a rate of as much as 12.7 million metric tons a year. But there are easy, concrete steps we can take today to limit the amount of plastic pollution.
USATODAY.com

Contact Lenses Are Contributing to Our Plastic Problem - And Here's Why

contact lenses are contributing to our plastic problem - and here's why
by Adam Yardley - Contact lenses may be incredibly useful for those of us who have impaired vision the world over – for one, it’s a great and convenient way to be able to improve our sight..
One News Page Staff

JUST Water Launches in the UK as First Stage of Global Expansion

JUST Goods, Inc. has today launched its JUST Water brand, an eco-friendly bottled water company founded by Jaden Smith, in the UK, the first step in a major global expansion. NEW YORK (PRWEB) August..
PRWeb

As a veteran, Donald Trump worries me: Readers sound off

From attacks on the free press to child abuse to plastic pollution, our readers sound off on recent headlines.
USATODAY.com

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