Why plastic blister packs and clamshell packs, despite the near-universal frustration they create among consumers, have become a truism of consumer goods.
The reengineered ‘super enzyme’ can gobble up plastic bottles and break them down into their building blocks in just a few days.
Thailand has been waging a war on plastic and trash as it tries to protect seas, beaches and national parks.
The worst-case scenario is bleak, but the actual future does not need to be.
The world's largest spirits maker is set to sell its Johnnie Walker whiskey in environmentally-friendly packaging from next year.
Microplastics had earlier been found in pristine snow and on untouched mountaintops. A recent study now confirms that airborne plastic is everywhere.
It's putting recycling-facility workers, who sort trash by hand, at risk.
As oil prices rapidly drop, recycling centers remain shut and plastic personal protective equipment becomes biohazard waste, the pandemic could worsen the already serious plastic pollution problem.
Big Plastic has jumped right in to tell people that single-use plastics are the safer alternative during this pandemic.
All over the world, we're breathing plastic.
The sustainability officer of the world’s largest plastic polluter claims that making aluminium and glass bottles will somehow push up their carbon footprint.