He may not have conquered the Pacific, but he sure did get our attention
December 14, 2018, 2:17 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Ben Lecomte's epic swim was all about focusing on the state of our oceans.
Why Brits are tossing empty potato chip bags in the mail, not the trash
December 10, 2018, 12:59 p.m. by Matt Hickman
An anti-plastic campaign directed at the Britain's most beloved crisp company is leading to changes in packaging and recycling.
The solution to plastic pollution isn't beach clean-ups, it's companies taking responsibility
September 26, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Why are regular citizens doing the work that should be done by the companies that make the disposables?
World's first recycled plastic bike path opens in the Netherlands
September 21, 2018, 10:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
This path in Zwolle is paved with the equivalent of a half-million plastic bottle caps.
How does the Great Pacific Garbage Patch affect marine life?
September 13, 2018, 10:07 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
This infographic breaks down how plastic pollution is killing marine life and what you can do to prevent it.
Amsterdam's most beneficent tourist activity is fishing for plastic
September 4, 2018, 8:07 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Plucking litter from canals while sightseeing is one of the more singular ways to spend a couple hours in the Dutch city.