The UNEP Decides to Tackle Plastic Pollution With Historic Treaty

The UNEP Decides to Tackle Plastic Pollution With Historic Treaty

By Christy Gren - Mar 08, 2022

Researchers have found microplastics everywhere from the bottom of the ocean to sediment at the top of Mount Everest, and even in the placenta of unborn babies.

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Pandemic of Plastic in Corona Times

Pandemic of Plastic in Corona Times

By Anna Domanska - Jun 29, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has had an impact on the way we live in myriad ways. The lockdown, shelter in place and a cut down on travel has led to a dramatic fall in pollution levels, b

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The Ocean Cleanup to sweep The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Ocean Cleanup to sweep The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

By Anna Domanska - Sep 12, 2018

Creating a system that can remove plastic waste from the world’s oceans is what The Ocean Cleanup has been trying to develop since 2013. And finally, the ambitious plan is record

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Floating Park in Netherlands to Trap Plastic Junk from Reaching the Ocean

Floating Park in Netherlands to Trap Plastic Junk from Reaching the Ocean

By Anna Domanska - Jul 09, 2014

One of the greatest difficulties of cleaning up the billions of bits of plastic on the oceans is that those fragments are so little. Water bottles and plastic bags in the long run

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UNEP: Plastic Waste causes $ 13 billion damage to Marine Ecosystem

UNEP: Plastic Waste causes $ 13 billion damage to Marine Ecosystem

By Anna Domanska - Jul 07, 2014

Plastic waste causes an overall financial damage of over $13 billion to marine ecosystems each year, according to two reports released on the opening day of the first United Nation

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