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You might be eating and drinking microplastics that weigh as much as a credit card every week: Study

Shellfish, beer and salt recorded the highest levels of plastic content, according to the World Wildlife Fund.

Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay is converting its waste into useful energy and soil conditioner

This method could eliminate the need to sort plastics from general and food waste.

7 everyday things you’re doing that are hurting the ocean

From relying on single-use plastics to eating the wrong type of fish, here are some everyday things you're doing that could be hurting the ocean.
Bureo x Costa Untangled Sunglasses made from recovered fishing nets.

11 ocean-friendly companies like Patagonia and Adidas that are removing plastic from our seas and transforming it into cool new products

This day in age, it's almost hard to justify buying much of anything not made with recycled plastic. Here's a list of our favorite brands doing their part.

The massive ocean cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old is running into problems in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Ocean Cleanup, which is trying to remove plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, ran into problems in its first month of deployment.
Straw bans alone won't solve anything. But maybe they're a start.

The real reason why so many cities and businesses are banning plastic straws has nothing to do with straws at all

Starbucks has vowed to get its iconic green sippers completely off store shelves by 2020, while Seattle banned all plastic utensils, including straws, from bars and businesses city-wide earlier this month. The truth is that straws are just the tip of the plastic waste trash heap.

By 2050, the oceans could have more plastic than fish

But we could prevent it from happening — here's how.

A controversial ban could be the beginning of the end for plastic cups and plates

According to a new measure, all disposable dishware manufactured in France will have to be compostable by 2020.

Here’s how many times you have to use a tote bag for it to actually be environmentally friendly

The production of tote bags that are marketed as sustainable actually has an environmental impact many times larger than that of a standard plastic bags.