Floating park built from recycled plastic waste debuts in the Netherlands
July 17, 2018, 8:19 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A river pollution clean-up project yields spectacular results in Rotterdam.
Now that China doesn't want it, our plastic is piling up
July 12, 2018, 8:15 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Waste-exporting countries are being forced to get creative — and that includes the U.S.
7 smart swaps that will get you closer to a plastic-free life
June 27, 2018, 3:11 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Plastic can be super-useful in some scenarios, but it's often just wasteful. Here's when you don't need it.
How ocean racers are helping solve the Great Pacific Garbage Patch problem
June 25, 2018, 10:41 a.m. by Guest Columnist
The Ocean Cleanup is ready to launch plastic-eating System 001.
Sea salt contains an alarming amount of microplastics
June 9, 2018, 6:46 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
And you're ingesting them when you consume this trendy salt source.
'Infinitely' recyclable polymer could be the future of plastics
May 2, 2018, 10:35 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Chemists at Colorado State University think they've found a polymer that's similar to plastic and can be easily manufactured and recycled.
Something very big and very dark punched a hole in our galaxy
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
16 plants that repel unwanted insects
How to identify different types of bees
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
3 reasons why you shouldn't feed bread to ducks