What's the difference between cellulose sponges and those other kitchen sponges?
August 21, 2017, 11:55 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Clean up your act and keep plastic out of the landfill.
Plastic-eating microbes might be evolving in our oceans
May 29, 2017, 5:41 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Plastic is accumulating at an alarming rate, and it may be changing ocean biology.
Common caterpillar found to eat plastic shopping bags
April 24, 2017, 6:54 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It could represent a biodegradable solution to the omnipresent pollution clogging our landfills.
This edible water blob could replace plastic bottles
April 12, 2017, 11:13 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The Ooho 'water bottle' is a gelatinous blob that allows you to have your bottled water (minus the plastic) and eat it too.
London sculpture spotlights the deadly relationship between seabirds and plastic
April 3, 2017, 3:01 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It's not pretty, but there's a good reason why a vomiting seagull is standing outside the National Theatre.