Each bit of plastic takes a unique journey once it reaches the ocean. We're trying to spot the patterns.
yesterday • ~7 min
Two billion people worldwide lack a dedicated system of waste collection and management.
Jan. 7, 2021 • ~6 min
We need to focus on causes like overconsumption, not the material itself.
Oct. 26, 2020 • ~8 min
By combining plastic waste with durian wood sawdust, we may have found a way to slow the rise of plastic pollution in Indonesia.
Sept. 22, 2020 • ~7 min
What groups like the G20 can do to help fix the problem.
Sept. 17, 2020 • ~5 min
We investigated plastic recycling in the UK and uncovered startling inconsistencies.
Sept. 2, 2020 • ~8 min
A new study reports that baby Florida sea turtles are consuming large quantities of plastic waste during a critical early life stage at sea.
Aug. 31, 2020 • ~8 min
The UK alone may use 10 million disposable items each day, though more sustainable alternatives are available.
Aug. 6, 2020 • ~6 min
Too many small yachts and speedboats are simply being abandoned to shed toxins and microplastics into the sea.
Aug. 4, 2020 • ~6 min
We found plastic waste in pellets seabirds regurgitated and lining the nests where they raise chicks.
July 28, 2020 • ~5 min