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In a recent op-ed for the Guardian, Margaret Atwood, author of "The Handmaid's Tale," outlined a three-point plan to help reform the plastics industry.
Clean Ganga has to start somewhere.
This story is part of a series on ocean plastics. Margaret Atwood, the author behind hit Hulu series "The Handmaid's Tale," is well versed in the types of hot-button issues that polarize societies. In...
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks to U.S. troops at the Naval Air Station Sigonella to visit U.S. troops before returning to Washington D.C. at Sigonella Air Force Base in Sigonella, Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Sanitary waste is an environmental hazard.
President Donald Trump plans to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change, multipleoutlets reported Wednesday. This would make the United States one of just three countries outside the histo...
Is someone going to do something about this?
Nearly 3.8 million pieces of plastic have washed up on the beaches of one of the most remote places on earth, with crabs turning discarded rubbish into homes. Henderson Island, an uninhabited island i...
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They apparently help break chemical bonds in polythene.
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In Kutch, a dry region within Gujarat, fresh water is scarce and endangered by industrial pollution. Nevil Zaveri/Flickr, CC BY-SA Cecilia Tortajada, National University of Singapore and Sanchita Tal...
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'Because health is more important than commercial interests'
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A quarter of all global deaths of children under five are due to unhealthy or polluted environments including dirty water and air, second-hand smoke and a lack or adequate hygiene, the World Health Or...
The rise in India's air pollution over a quarter century has been staggering, according to a new report on the State of Global Air website. The collaborative study released Tuesday by the Health Effec...
'No traces of oil spill inwards into the sea'