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Image of The petrochemical industry is convincing states to deregulate plastic incineration

The petrochemical industry is convincing states to deregulate plastic incineration

A new report finds that bills to loosen restrictions on so-called “chemical recycling” are on the rise.

Image of Cigarette butts: how the no 1 most littered objects are choking our coasts

Cigarette butts: how the no 1 most littered objects are choking our coasts

An estimated 4.5tn tobacco filters are littered each year and many end up in oceans with deadly consequences

Image of Supermarket giant Coles to trial banning plastic produce bags across its stores in Australian Capital Territory

Supermarket giant Coles to trial banning plastic produce bags across its stores in Australian Capital Territory

Plastic single-use fresh produce bags will be removed from the 12 Coles stores in the ACT by the middle of next month.

Image of Learning more about the ocean's problems can inspire solutions

Learning more about the ocean’s problems can inspire solutions

New technologies and research are helping solve problems such as plastic pollution, bycatch and ocean acidification.

Image of Replacing lead water pipes with plastic could raise new safety issues

Replacing lead water pipes with plastic could raise new safety issues

Industry-related groups say plastic is a safe material to replace lead pipes, but some researchers and health advocates are not so sure.

Image of Coastal erosion is the latest battle for the U.S. island caught in the crosshairs of climate change

Coastal erosion is the latest battle for the U.S. island caught in the crosshairs of climate change

Puerto Rico, which is battered by hurricanes and threatened by sea level rise, is experiencing coastal erosion at an alarming rate, scientists warn.

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