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Mar 21, 2016 05:16 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
It generates energy--and C02--but its builders say it's better environmentally than burying the garbage. Continue reading →
Mar 10, 2016 04:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Plastic-chomping bacteria could save landfill space, oil and energy consumed in manufacturing.
Jan 20, 2016 11:29 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
The shocking finding was revealed in a newly released report that investigates the inefficiency of the world's plastic economy.
Sep 17, 2015 01:46 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
As small as a grain of sand, the tiny plastic beads are commonly used in personal care products -- and they're getting everywhere.
Apr 19, 2015 09:55 AM ET // AFP
Last year, 41.8 million tons of so-called e-waste was dumped.
Feb 24, 2015 08:00 AM ET // AFP
Scientists found plastic deep inside the coral and worried the substance could hurt the creature's ability to digest normal food.
Dec 11, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The world's oceans may contain about 10 times more plastic than the most recent studies suggest.
Sep 30, 2014 02:21 PM ET // Discovery News
Environmentalists rejoice: The single-use plastic bag will soon be no more in the entire state of California. Continue reading →
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