Chemical recycling is attracting billions in capital spending, but environmentalists don't think it will solve the plastic waste problem.
Photographer Gianmarco Maraviglia collects nurdles from beaches and photographs them larger than life
Homegrown activists, tired of lax government enforcement and ineffectual industry self-policing, have stepped up to fight plastic pollution.
‘Tons and tons of fishing equipment’: B.C. tour operators clean up ocean debris during coronavirus pandemic
Crew members collect more than 60 tonnes of ocean debris — primarily fishing gear — on first of two expeditions supported by government initiative.
A huge oil tanker listing off a remote stretch of Venezuela's coast is triggering international calls for action.
Resumption of normal life in the United States under a herd immunity approach would result in an enormous death toll by all estimates.
Researchers find people's exposure to PFAS and certain flame retardants could be significantly reduced by opting for healthier building materials and furniture.
Fish exposed to harmful contaminants can pass on health issues such as reproductive problems to future generations that had no direct exposure.
An expanding wood pellet market in the Southeast has fallen short of climate and job goals—instead bringing air pollution, noise and reduced biodiversity in majority Black communities.