New research estimates the amount of plastic particles entering your body from beer, honey, bottled water and more.
May 20, 2019Niall McCarthy
Plastic Recycling Still Has A Long Way To Go In The U.S. [Infographic]
Only 9% of all plastic ever discarded in the United States since 1950 has been recycled.
April 2, 2019Micaela Marini Higgs
American recycling is turning into garbage. It’s a crisis.
For 30 years, China took in the world’s plastic. What happened when they stopped?
The New York Times
March 16, 2019Michael Corkery
As Costs Skyrocket, More U.S. Cities Stop Recycling
With China no longer accepting used plastic and paper, communities are facing steep collection bills, forcing them to end their programs or burn or bury more waste.
March 2019Laura Parker
The world agrees there’s a plastic waste crisis
Many countries are disappointed the UN didn’t reach a more definitive agreement on plastic pollution in Kenya, yet efforts continue at national and international levels.
January 3, 2019Katrien Steenmans
Floating parks made from recycled plastic could help tackle the waste crisis
The innovative Recycled Park Project aims to catch plastic waste before it enters the sea and convert it into floating island parks that are run by local communities.
June 2018Laura Parker
We Depend On Plastic. Now, We’re Drowning in It.
The miracle material has made modern life possible. But more than 40 percent of it is used just once, and it’s choking our waterways.
The New Republic
April 16, 2018Emily Atkin
The Global Crisis of Plastic Pollution
Cleaning up the ocean will require an international agreement on par with the Paris climate accord.
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