Millions of tons of plastic flow into the ocean each year. David Katz's Plastic Bank helps turn off the tap — and gives the poor an income source — creating a circular economy around plastic waste. Credit: NPR - Published
LONDON — Prince Charles has especially strong views on many things: plastic pollution, modern architecture, organic farming, and even the plight of the Patagonian toothfish. But the heir to the.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
In 2017, Dhruv Boruah began cycling on the River Thames to collect plastic waste in the water. He used the stunt as a way to inform curious onlookers about the threat of plastic pollution in our.. Credit: Mashable - Published
Ecuador’s María Fernanda Espinosa began her one-year term as president of the United Nations General Assembly in September. She met with Pope Francis on October 29 and said that the two discussed.. Credit: Catholic Culture - Published
· *Black pouches with tendrils that wash up on beaches are not seaweed or kelp — they're** the egg cases of fish called skates.*
· *Some of these egg cases contain live fish embryos.*
· *Holding.. Credit: Business Insider - Published
With Daypack, Solgaard has a goal to remove 100 million pounds of plastic from the oceans in the next 5 years
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Today, Solgaard introduces the first product in.. Credit: PRWeb - Published
Four years ago, Lizzie Carr‘s life suddenly changed. After years in an unsatisfying career in the corporate world, Carr submitted her resignation and set off on a ten-month eco-adventure to remote.. Credit: GrindTV - Published
A new scientific study, announced at the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute, examines the health of the Tennessee River. Researchers were shocked by the extreme levels of microplastics.. Credit: PRWeb - Published
Plastic pollution is huge problem for the world's oceans, with an estimated 8 million tonnes of plastic waste entering the global marine environment each year, and posing a serious threat to.. Credit: Mashable - Published
Earlier this year, Norway's minister of international development visited Ghana.
Minister Nikolai Astrup had a simple request: He wanted to spend some time with his team collecting trash from.. Credit: Mashable - Published
The car-sized, kite-shaped fishes don’t have to clear their throats because of their unique method of filtration that could be applied to preventing plastic pollution in the seas. Credit: NYTimes.com - Published
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.. Credit: Mashable - Published
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.. Credit: bizjournals - Published