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Nov 2, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Even if you're far inland, the trash you discard can end up as plastic pollution at sea.
Oct 23, 2015 11:45 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A new study concludes that the biggest carbon emitters' promised cutbacks aren't enough to stave off climate change.
Oct 15, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
The Kaala-printer is a machine capable of turning carbon-rich soot into black printer ink. Continue reading →
Sep 30, 2015 02:22 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
Microorganisms found in worms are effective at biodegrading plastic and styrofoam, research reveals. Continue reading →
Sep 29, 2015 01:05 PM ET
You know those little beads in body washes, scrubbers and even toothpaste? Well, they're made of plastic,and if they find their way from our drains out into the ocean it could spell big trouble for all manner of sea life.
Sep 18, 2015 08:43 AM ET // Eric Niiler
A warmer, wetter climate could also boost pollution from cities and farms draining into rivers, lakes and streams.
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.
Sep 1, 2015 01:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A new map shows nearly 65,000 inactive mines--but many more are out there, posing environmental hazards.
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