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Malaysian officials are denying claims from a BBC documentary that mountains of plastic trash from Britain were illegally dumped in Perak

Presenter of the BBC One documentary "War On Plastic" Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall had described the wasteland as a “dystopian nightmare” and “a plastic planet”.

China’s waste ban has turned Malaysia into the world’s dumping ground – and now Malaysia’s climate change minister wants exporting countries to ...

Malaysia wants to ship back trash to their exporting countries, but not at its own expense.

A 24-year-old has invented a new way to break down plastic waste and prevent it from landing in the ocean

BioCellection CEO Miranda Wang, 24, has invented a new way to break down plastic waste and prevent it from polluting the ocean.
Plastic is out of control.

Sobering photos show what a week’s worth of plastic looks like for typical families around the world

Humans produce an estimated 300 million tons of plastic every year, but it is increasingly being recognized as one of the biggest threats to the environment. Reuters sent photographers around the world to document what a week's worth of plastic looks like for average families.