British Cafe Serves To-Go Coffee in Ceramic Mugs

July 9, 2018 at 10:20 pm





Cafe serves to-go coffee in donated ceramic mugs to keep plastic-lined to-go cups out of landfill

Microplastics in Mussels: The Ocean is Feeding Our Garbage Back to Us

July 6, 2018 at 6:31 pm





A new study finds you’re eating 70 tiny pieces of plastic for every 3 ounces of mussels you eat

Seattle Bans Plastic Straws and Utensils

July 5, 2018 at 11:52 pm




Drinks in Seattle restaurants now come strawless, unless you request one, in which case, it will be compostable

Genius 6th Grader Invents Device for Detecting and Collecting Ocean Microplastic

June 22, 2018 at 10:19 pm





12-year-old invents an underwater vehicle that detects and collects microplastics from the ocean without harming marine life

Plastic-less Water Bottles that Biodegrade in 3 Weeks in Landfill or Ocean

May 8, 2018 at 1:10 pm




Single-use water bottles that neutralize soil acidity and feed fish

10 Reasons to Switch to Cloth Diapers

May 3, 2018 at 8:32 pm




Disposable diapers are one of the biggest source of pollution and wasted resources on the planet, and are harming babies’ health… even the “eco-friendly” ones

Study: Microplastics Found in 90 Percent of Bottled Water

April 27, 2018 at 1:56 am




Bottled water contains twice as many microplastics as tap water, new study finds

Company Recycles Non-Recyclable Plastic Into Roads

April 14, 2018 at 7:39 pm




Engineer comes up with brilliant idea for what to do with all the non-recyclable plastic piling up on the on the earth and in the oceans — use it to repair roads.

Ocean Plastic Set to Triple in a Decade

March 22, 2018 at 4:46 pm




Unless humans make major changes, the amount of plastic polluting the world’s oceans is expected to triple within a decade, a new UK government report warns.

British Grocery Store First in World to Go Plastic-Free

March 12, 2018 at 12:35 am





A major British grocery chain shows the world it’s possible sell food without plastic

The British grocery retailer “Iceland” recently pledged to eliminate plastic packaging from all its store-brand products by 2023.