Environment

Grist's Rachel Cernasky breaks down the differences between compostable and...

The Center for Biological Diversity in San Francisco, California USA has legally petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to set new criteria in regard to the amount of visible plastic...

Hong Kong was rocked this week by the news that its waters were suddenly filled...

The Oman Observer reports that in late July, over 150 tons of possibly toxic plastic pellets (also known as nurdles) were knocked from a ship...

A recent investigative piece in The New York Times explores how some nations are dealing with the...

Green activist group Greener Upon Thames is campaigning at the London 2012 Olympics to encourage visitors to refuse single use plastic bags during the games. According to the organization, the...