plastic pollution

Coronavirus facemasks are becoming a marine wildlife hazard

NEWS/VIEWS - COMMENT ON THE NEWS: From the shores of England to those of Hong Kong discarded coronavirus facemasks are…

3 days ago

Biodegradable plastic containers a huge step in mitigating plastic pollution crisis

The mass manufacture of biodegradable plastic cups, cartons, bottles and wrappers is going to solve the plastic pollution puzzle. Scientists…

2 weeks ago

600 million tonnes of plastic in the oceans is our future

Sharks have it in their stomachs. Whales can have a huge number of plastic bags inside them which can be…

2 weeks ago

Filters on washing machines to stop microfibres polluting the oceans

Studio photograph of microplastics from water samples taken by manta trawl in different German rivers. Photo: Greenpeace. I would rate…

1 month ago

Scientists have messed up the planet with global warming and plastic

Giles Coren, The Times columnist, makes a very good point in his usual highly amusing way in his article today…

3 months ago

Toxic tyres also pollute the air harming us, our pets and urban wildlife

During wear and tear vehicle tires produce microplastic particles which pollute the air harming people, their companion animals and urban…

1 year ago

Young volunteers tackle Fiji’s plastic pollution problem

Volunteers can pay £367 weekly to do something genuinely useful for the planet and the people of Fiji by cleaning…

1 year ago