Researchers find that much supposedly recycled plastic from Europe is in fact exported to Southeast Asia and dumped
Ocean currents create ‘microplastic hotspots’ with up to 1.9 million pieces per square metre
A valuable invention is massively misused in the service of profit, producing unprecedented waste and pollution. How can we stop the plastic plague?
Plastic pollution is now reaching some of the most remote areas of Earth. Scientists find 100 times more plastic debris on isolated South Atlantic islands than 30 years ago.