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Plastic Pollution Coalition member organization Made Safe has released a new Hazard List of the worst offenders of toxic chemicals across product categories.
Planet or Plastic? Takes Comprehensive Approach to Tackling Major Environmental Crisis.
Chris Jordan is a photographer known for his stunning photos of the plastic-filled corpses of young albatross on Midway Island.
'ReThink Plastic' Reduced Participants' Exposure to Chemicals from Plastic
Whether you are an educator, community leader, youth advocate, or parent, check out these resources to help kids have fun and learn about the environment.
Clothing companies are blending synthetic fabric into everything they make, causing a massive microfiber pollution problem.
This is the most ambitious and comprehensive piece of municipal legislation in the U.S. aimed at reducing single-use disposable foodware.
In celebration of Earth Day 2018 and the theme "End Plastic Pollution" Plastic Pollution Coalition representatives spoke at the Washington National Cathedral on Sunday, April 22.
A new exhibit of paintings by Victoria Mimiaga makes plastic visible by placing in a space it doesn't belong: old master paintings.
CEO Sharon Rowe founded the company in 1989 after participating in Hudson River cleanups in New York, where she saw trees along the river filled with single-use plastic bags.
Here's what you can do the next time you go out to eat or drink.
"Better to conquer hearts than citadels." Nguyen Trai, the Vietnamese 15th century war strategist, lived by this principle.
The fight over BPA safety is a fight over the science of endocrine disruption.
As companies ramp up investments to create more plastic, they are banking on plastic infrastructure being profitable for decades to come.
Starbucks has an opportunity to show social and environmental responsibility, increase profits, save money and generate less waste, by promoting reusable cups.
How can we be pragmatic about having a positive effect on our environment rather than stuffing it full of "recyclables"?
This is four to 16 times larger than previous estimates.
Plastic Pollution Coalition delivers petition signed by 973,000; Cup Monster star of streetside protest
The group called for an end to single-use plastic products, which are used for minutes and persist in the environment forever.
Sambrailo created a new packaging brand called ReadyCycle, a corrugated cardboard with no waxes or coatings that is designed for the existing cardboard recycling stream.
Read our Q&A with Jackie Cullen, founder and CEO of Spicers Mill.
Will Hollywood recognize the harms of single-use plastic on human health and the environment and cut the deals with purveyors of throw away plastics?
Read Hannah's story in her own words.
Leading environmental organizations launch "Starbucks: Break Free From Plastic" campaign to confront coffee giant on its plastic pollution problem prior to annual shareholder meeting in Seattle, Washington.
10 non-profit organizations launch Plastics BAN (Better Alternatives Now) List
Environmental activist Hannah Testa partnered with Georgia U.S. State Senators for the second annual Plastic Pollution Awareness Day on Feb. 15, 2018.
The mission: Drastic Plastic is collecting seed ideas on how consumers can push supermarkets and grocery stores to stop using so much plastic.
The system was invented to make using and shopping with reusable bags much easier.
'Plastic Entanglements' examines the environmental impact of plastic in sixty works.
Our oceans need fixing, and Aotearoa (the Māori name for New Zealand) is ready to play its part, says environmentalist and Indigenous rights advocate Tina Ngata.
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