GOTODAYNEWS.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-10-09, 10:13

Heartbreaking Pic Shows Dead Baby Turtle With 104 Plastic Pieces It Ate

A baby turtle that washed up in Boca Raton, Florida, died shortly after it was found by the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center last week. It had 104 pieces of plastic in...

Heartbreaking Pic Shows Dead Baby Turtle With 104 Plastic Pieces It Ate

Source: ndtv.com

Heartbreaking picture shows dead baby turtle found with more than 100 pieces of plastic in stomach A heartbreaking photo shows a baby sea turtle which died hours after washing up on a beach in Florida with more than 100 pieces of plastic in its stom...
2019-10-08, 20:13

Tiny sea turtle found dead with over 100 pieces of plastic in its gut Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton posted a picture on Facebook of the deceased turtle alongside hundreds of pieces of plastic that became lodged...
2019-10-04, 11:26

'It's extremely depressing': tiny turtle dies after eating 104 pieces of plastic Florida clinic says the problem is so common that they have a drop-off point for residents to leave sickly turtlesWhen Emily Mirowski took in a tiny l...
2019-10-04, 20:52

Baby Rhino Filmed Trying To Wake Its Dead Mother In Heartbreaking Video A video of a baby rhino trying to wake up its dead mother, killed by poachers, is being held up an example of the ugly truth of poaching wildlife. Fil...
2019-07-03, 01:13

| Heartbreaking photo shows dog waiting for dead owner to return to hospital bed Grab the tissues! Animal Shelter, Northern Star Pet Rescue, based in New Jersey, US, recently took to Facebook to post a picture of a dog, named Moose...
2019-06-21, 15:13

414 million pieces of plastic found on remote Australian islands: Study Almost 1 million shoes and over 370,000 toothbrushes -- they're among the 414 million pieces of plastic found washed ashore on the remote Cocos (Keeli...
2019-05-21, 09:00

Heartbreaking: This Incel Got Plastic Surgery To Look Exactly Like Austin Powers But Still Can’t Find Women Willing To Sleep With Him Many men in the involuntarily celibate community believe that women would sleep with them if they looked more conventionally attractive, so they resor...
2019-07-08, 19:13

Sea turtle hatchlings: How bright lights, smartphones, lure baby turtles to their deaths With the sea turtle hatching season in full swing, experts are warning of the massive threat that bright lights and camera flashes pose to the baby tu...
2019-08-14, 18:52

Heartbreaking Pics Show Bird Feeding Cigarette To Baby Chick A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt. The heartbreaking scene was clicked by Largo resident Karen M...
2019-06-28, 11:39

Heartbreaking: When This Man’s Wife Gave Birth To A Baby That Looked Exactly Like Him, He Realized That She Had Been Having An Affair With His Twin Brother When Peter Maybrook’s wife Stephanie told him she was pregnant, he was elated. The two of them had been trying to conceive a child for months, and Pet...
2019-10-09, 23:13

‘Heartbreaking’ photo shows deer covered in tumors “This to me is just heartbreaking,” said Julie Carrow, who captured the images and shared them on social media, noting that she had contacted wildlife...
2019-08-09, 11:13

Heartbreaking Pic Shows 5-Year-Old Girl Comforting Brother With Leukemia A heart-wrenching photograph of a girl comforting her 4-year-old brother while he is sick from chemotherapy has stuck a chord with thousands across th...
2019-09-11, 07:13

Heartbreaking aerial shot shows elephant mutilated by poachers A heartbreaking image shows a mutilated elephant dead on the ground after poachers hacked its head in half to get its ivory tusks. South African photo...
2019-07-21, 21:39

Heartbreaking pic shows 4 presumed victims of California boat fire on vacation This now-heartbreaking photo shows two Apple executives, their teen daughter, and the daughter’s friend diving in the waters off Venezuela on a ...
2019-09-06, 06:52

Heartbreaking photo shows bride’s grandpa eating alone by memorial for late wife This grandpa just wanted to eat one more meal with his late wife. The photo of the elderly man eating next to a memorial for his late wife reportedly ...
2019-07-10, 01:52

'Heartbreaking': Missouri baby dies after being left in hot car for 15 hours, police say 11-month-old Joseline Eichelberger is one of more than 800 children who have died inside hot cars since 1998, according to NoHeatStroke.org.  &#...
2019-06-07, 02:13

Adoption offers pour in for Ga. baby found in plastic bag ATLANTA (AP) — Offers are pouring in from around the country to adopt a baby girl left in a plastic bag in the woods in Georgia as a newborn. News out...
2019-06-28, 19:00

Rescued Thai baby dugong killed by ocean plastic An orphaned baby dugong rescued in Thailand earlier this year died on Saturday due to pieces of plastic clogging her digestive system, authorities sai...
2019-08-17, 11:26

Newborn baby found inside of plastic bag in woods in Georgia FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. (WXIA) — Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a newborn baby found ali...
2019-06-07, 15:39

Baby found alive in plastic bag in woods; mother sought CUMMING, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in northern Georgia are looking for the mother of a newborn found alive in a plastic bag in a wooded area. News outlet...
2019-06-07, 16:26

Internet-famous baby dugong dies due to plastic waste An orphaned baby dugong that attained celebrity status in Thailand has died with plastic waste lining its stomach, prompting a surge of mourning on th...
2019-08-17, 07:26

Beloved baby dugong Marium dies in Thailand after eating plastic The baby dugong, which washed up in waters off southern Thailand months ago, has died from a stomach infection caused by swallowing bits of plastic. M...
2019-08-17, 17:26

Georgia: newborn baby found alive in plastic bag – video report Police in Georgia have released dramatic bodycam footage showing the moment a newborn baby girl was discovered alive in a plastic bag. Local residents...
2019-06-27, 14:13

People flocking to adopt Georgia baby found in plastic bag: police More than a thousand people from around the world have offered to adopt the newborn found wrapped in a plastic grocery bag in the woods in Georgia, lo...
2019-06-27, 23:13

Beloved Baby Dugong "Mariam" Dies In Thailand With Plastic In Stomach A sick baby dugong whose fight for recovery won hearts in Thailand and cast a spotlight on ocean conservation has died from an infection exacerbated b...
2019-08-17, 16:52

Thailand’s lost baby dugong dies from shock, eating plastic The sea animal that captured hearts across Thailand and the world has died, officials told The Guardian. The dugong developed an infection after eatin...
2019-08-17, 13:26

Hundreds 'waiting in line' to adopt baby found alive in plastic bag, child services says Deputies with the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office found the newborn, who has since been named baby India, in a plastic bag in Cumming, Georgia  ...
2019-09-24, 16:00

Americans' plastic recycling is dumped in landfills, investigation shows Consumers’ efforts to be eco-friendly go to waste as many communities find themselves with nowhere to send their refuseWhere does your plastic go? Rev...
2019-06-21, 03:26

Alarming level of plastic in children's bodies, German study shows A study by the German Environment Ministry has found almost all children tested have traces of plastic byproducts in their bodies. Some of the chemica...
2019-09-14, 18:26

Another whale found dead with a stomach full of plastic It’s a sad but familiar story: A young whale has been found dead, washed ashore with a belly full of plastic. Greenpeace in Italy shared graphic pictu...
2019-05-22, 17:26

Dyson Award won by plastic bags made from dead fish Do you feel guilty every time you buy a plastic bag? How would you feel if that plastic bag was made from dead fish?That could soon be the reality acc...
2019-09-19, 05:00

Horrific video shows famed chef pulling plastic trash from fish’s stomach A famed Mexican chef has posted a stunning video of himself pulling plastic bottle caps and other trash from a fish’s stomach as he prepares a meal &#...
2019-05-21, 10:26

Hundreds 'waiting in line' to adopt baby found alive in plastic bag, child services says Deputies with the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office found the newborn, who has since been named baby India, in a plastic bag in Cumming, Georgia ...
2019-06-28, 12:26

Don't want to sit by a baby on your flight? This airline seat map shows where they are Japan Airlines is saving some passengers who dread sitting next to babies from flight anxiety. Their seat-selection maps show you where the kids are....
2019-09-26, 02:52

Multiple deer dead at popular tourist park in Japan after eating plastic bags Nine deer at the famed Nara Park in western Japan have died recently after swallowing plastic bags. Masses of tangled plastic litter and packets of sn...
2019-07-11, 13:52

Baby elephant shows unbreakable spirit after being shot This baby elephant is still young enough to drink formula milk, but has already endured more pain than many of us will in a lifetime.   ...
2019-09-05, 09:13

Video shows woman deliver baby in backseat of Brooklyn cab Oh baby! Dash-cam video captured the moment a Brooklyn woman gave birth in the backseat of the car of a cabbie who calmly coached the mom through the ...
2019-08-01, 01:39

Baby on the way? Working dads are desperate for better parental leave, data shows Many new fathers are concerned about the amount of paternity leave they get. The average new dad is able to take just seven weeks of parental leave. ...
2019-07-04, 11:13

Anne Hathaway becomes 'Momazon,' shows off her baby bump in another designer outfit Anne Hathaway's done it again! See the actress, who is expecting her second child, stun on the 'Modern Love' red carpet in these must-see pictures. &...
2019-10-12, 19:13

Baby boomers are making serious financial sacrifices to be caregivers, data shows A new report from the Bankers Life Center for a Secure Retirement shows that caregiving requires a world of sacrifice.      ...
2019-08-13, 11:13

Germany: Dead baby found mummified in field The decomposed corpse of a newborn baby has been found in a field in northern Germany. The infant's mother has been arrested at the Wacken Open Air mu...
2019-08-03, 01:26

Baby brain dead after being left in Harlem bathtub An 8-month-old Harlem girl was in grave condition Tuesday with no brain function after her mother left her unattended in a filling bathtub, police sou...
2019-09-03, 14:39

‘Dead baby’ found in Queens park appears to be hoax Cops and medics rushed to a Queens park where a “dead baby” was reported Tuesday — and spent hours at the scene before realizing it was actually just ...
2019-06-18, 15:26

Another disturbing ‘dead baby’ doll tricks medics in Queens The false alarm marked the second involving a fake baby in the borough since June 18, when cops and medics were fooled into thinking a tiny figure in ...
2019-07-03, 22:13

Dead baby found in trash bag may have been injected with heroin, police say New Mexico police found a dead newborn in a trash bag last Friday and said the baby may have been injected with heroin by its mother, according to a r...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Woman abandons twins behind business, one baby dead: cops A California woman is in custody Wednesday, a day after police say she abandoned two newborns behind a local business after appearing to give birth to...
2019-07-31, 20:26

Dead Baby Burial Vessels, Or Catchers Of The Rain? You Decide Hundreds more 1,100-year-old dead babies and infants have been unearthed in Laos, which a new paper says greatly expands archaeologists understanding ...
2019-08-14, 11:26

Healthy baby delivered 117 days after mom declared brain-dead A woman in the Czech Republic gave birth to a healthy baby girl 117 days after the mother was declared brain-dead. Doctors at the University Hospital ...
2019-09-03, 12:52

PETA slams Justin Bieber's new exotic cats Sushi and Tuna: 'Baby, baby, baby, nooooooo' Justin Bieber's new pets have PETA peeved. The group says he's "proving that when it comes to helping animals, his stance so far is 'I don’t care.' " ...
2019-10-04, 06:13

Royal baby Archie's birth certificate shows he was born in London hospital The birth certificate for Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor says Duchess Meghan gave birth gave to Harry's son in an American-owned London hosp...
2019-05-21, 10:26

Protests, no-shows, and a Baby Trump blimp greet the president in two grief-stricken cities It took only 24 hours for two organizers to raise more than $3,000 to bring the Baby Trump blimp to Dayton Wednesday to be on hand as a sign of protes...
2019-08-07, 15:26

9-month-old baby found dead in hot vehicle at Dallas-area car wash Police say a 9-month-old girl was found dead in a hot vehicle at a Dallas-area car wash on a sweltering day.        ...
2019-08-02, 17:13

Baby found alive with dead parents in Michigan motel room WHITEHALL, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State Police say a trooper found a dehydrated 6-month-old baby at a motel in the western part of the state in the sam...
2019-05-26, 20:26

Reported 'dead baby' in New York City park turns out to be doll What appeared to be the body of a dead baby in a New York City park was revealed Tuesday to be a realistic-looking doll, much to the relief of authori...
2019-06-18, 18:39

Baby girl found in Michigan motel room with her dead parents, investigators say Michigan State Police said a trooper found a dehydrated 6-month-old baby in the same motel room as her dead parents on Friday, along with drug paraphe...
2019-05-27, 00:39

El Salvador woman faces retrial in case of dead baby found in toilet SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — A young woman who birthed a baby into a toilet in El Salvador faces a second trial for murder Monday in a case that has dr...
2019-07-15, 19:13

South Carolina police officer saves choking 4-month-old baby, dramatic bodycam video shows A South Carolina police officer is being hailed as a hero after a dramatic body camera video showed how his actions helped save a choking 4-month-old ...
2019-10-13, 18:39

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm to make baby, judge rules It's unclear whether doctors will go along with the wish from parents of West Point Cadet Peter Zhu, even one granted by a court.   &#...
2019-05-23, 10:26

Plastic wrapped in plastic: the wasteful reality of America's grocery stores On a shopping trip to Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods and other leading markets, plastic feels more plentiful than the food itselfWhere does your plastic go...
2019-06-20, 04:00

Chemicals, plastic makers to focus on curbing SE Asia plastic waste A global alliance of plastic makers and consumer goods companies said on Tuesday it would prioritize much of its $1 billion funds to curb plastic wast...
2019-08-27, 10:52

Canary Wharf goes plastic-free: 3,600 new homes set to take advantage of new community scheme which sees plastic use cut dramatically The eco-drive includes recycling coffee grounds to use as fuel, a special bin to catch debris and plans for driverless cars to be introduced alongside...
2019-07-08, 01:13

Plastic surgeon warns against 'medical tourism' after third plastic surgery-related death in Dominican Republic A plastic surgeon warned Thursday against traveling abroad for cosmetic surgeries following the death of a New York woman who had sought a procedure i...
2019-07-11, 13:39

Japan wraps everything in plastic. Now it wants to fight against plastic pollution. Japan wants collective action to tackle the ocean plastic crisis at next week’s G-20 summit, although the country still has an obsession with plastic ...
2019-06-19, 02:52

The Dead Girls Detective Agency and More Snapchat Original Shows to Know About Solving murders is a tough enough job. Solving your own murder is hauntingly difficult. That's the idea behind the popular Snap Original The Dead Girl...
2019-08-09, 13:39

Wild video shows man hurl dead pigeon in street fight That’s one way to ruffle feathers! A street brawl in the United Kingdom took a weird turn when one of the fighters winged a dead pigeon at his n...
2019-09-01, 16:13

Stunning picture shows dead star racing away from a massive explosion A speedy pulsar moving 1100 kilometres per second is racing away from the supernova explosion that created it in this image taken by the Very Large Ar...
2019-05-21, 09:26

Dallas police pinned down and mocked a man, bodycam footage shows. Minutes later, he was dead Dallas police pinned Tony Timpa to the ground and mocked him as he became unresponsive, newly released body camera footage shows. Minutes later, he di...
2019-08-02, 17:13

Plastic, plastic everywhere but not for African recyclers A sea of crumpled bottles spills across the courtyard of Lucy Luo Minghui's new $44 million plastic recycling factory in Nairobi, where plastic waste ...
2019-08-09, 06:26

'He was just the sweetest baby': Texas toddler found dead in landfill following statewide Amber Alert The remains of 18-month-old Cedrick Jackson were found in a Rowlett landfill shortly after he was the subject of a statewide Amber Alert.   ...
2019-07-12, 00:26

'Beautiful nightmare:' Video shows mom delivering her own baby in moving car's front seat The Nevada family thought they were filming a "pre-baby delivery video." Instead, 10-year-old Jayden captured an unexpected birth.    ...
2019-06-20, 13:52

CDC: Stop kissing your pet turtle An outbreak of salmonella infections across 13 states has prompted the Centers for Disease Control to issue a rather bizarre warning to the owners of ...
2019-10-13, 03:52

Pieces of Chicken, Ranked In the midst of the ongoing hullabaloo about Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich, we decided to settle a separate chicken-related argument that has raged fo...
2019-08-27, 14:52

The best new furniture pieces - in pictures Curved forms, spheres and circle patterns shape the best bits of furniture this season. Part deco, part pop art, this style is making its mark Continu...
2019-09-29, 07:13

Impeachment is distracting from the turtle-like economy At a time when all eyes seem to be focused on Washington’s unfolding impeachment drama, news on the economy could receive short shrift. But some of th...
2019-10-03, 15:26

Kim-Joy’s recipe for camembert turtle brioche Easier to make than it looks, this cheese-filled baked reptile will bring the most diffident of guests out of their shellThis recipe takes some planni...
2019-08-21, 09:39

10 mesmerizing pieces of art that change every time you see them Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty Images Art doesn't always need to be a painting on the wall or a monument that stands still. It can also ...
2019-10-10, 11:39

Madelaine Petsch x Shein: 7 Pieces You Need Now We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items ...
2019-08-19, 16:13

Picking up the pieces of the new world (dis)order Wolfgang Ischinger, chairman of the Munich Security Conference, said that the world has fallen into a "great strategic puzzle." It is unclear who coul...
2019-05-23, 12:26

The best linen pieces for all ages – in pictures Linen has had a modern overhaul. Dresses and skirts are fitted, a jumpsuit is cool and relaxed, and a cropped bandeau top looks stylish paired with a ...
2019-07-12, 02:52

Why do Hubble pictures have missing pieces? Ever wondered why some Hubble Space Telescope images have that strange, staircase appearance? Here's your answer.      ...
2019-06-13, 15:26

When A Turtle Nearly Got Sucked Into Passenger Plane's Engine A turtle that wandered onto the runway at the Gold Coast Airport in Australia, caused more than a few problems for travellers on board an Adelaide-bou...
2019-07-05, 02:52

Environmental groups say they'll sue over green sea turtle habitat The United States should designate more critical habitat for the endangered green sea turtle, according to three environmental groups that say they wi...
2019-08-14, 21:39

Turtle Embryos May Be Able to Choose Their Own Sex, Study Finds New research suggests that turtle embryos influence their own biological sex by moving around inside their egg before they hatch, according to a new s...
2019-08-01, 15:39

A380 'Flying turtle' ready for takeoff The Airbus A380 might be on the out, but Japanese airline All Nippon Airways (ANA) has just taken delivery of the first of three snazzy new editions o...
2019-05-21, 08:38

Wardrobe NYC’s Cult Capsules Are Now Available To Buy As Individual Pieces Matchesfashion.com buying director Natalie Kingham has persuaded Christine Centenera and Josh Goot to sell their luxury everyday staples as individual...
2019-07-18, 08:39

We’ve spotted a strange asteroid that’s spinning itself to pieces There’s a new type of asteroid that has a tail like a comet because it’s spinning so fast it’s constantly falling apart and leaving a trail of debris ...
2019-05-21, 09:26

The best floral pieces for women of all ages – in pictures The ditsy floral has always been a firm favourite with print aficionados, but this summer it has taken over. Style with bold, chunky footwear to balan...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Yankees were given pieces of Astros-destroying blueprint HOUSTON — A wistful Rays official, fresh off the scare his team put into the mighty Astros before falling short, found a silver lining in the final ou...
2019-10-12, 22:39

‘Legion’ Picks Up the Pieces of a Shattering Twist The creator Noah Hawley discusses how the heady FX drama will evolve in its final season, now that its hero has done “something that we can’t morally ...
2019-06-27, 12:39

Town picks up the pieces after destructive tornado Mike Karbo's neighbor woke him up about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, asking for his help rescuing two people from a collapsed garage. But Karbo, information di...
2019-08-07, 18:26

5-hour sentence for carrier who kept 5,000 pieces of mail NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A Virginia judge sentenced a former letter carrier to five hours in jail after she hid more than 5,000 pieces of mail in her house...
2019-06-12, 13:26

Monkeys rip each other to pieces fighting over water during heatwave Fifteen monkeys killed each other while fighting over scarce water during a heatwave in India, where temperatures have reached 122 degrees. Their carc...
2019-06-10, 17:39

Two-headed turtle spotted on South Carolina beach Twice the body parts, twice the cuteness. A two-headed spotted turtle hatchling was found on Hilton Head Island, SC, on Wednesday, Fox 46 Charlotte re...
2019-08-29, 21:39

New Jersey man sentenced for role in turtle smuggling scheme A New Jersey wildlife trader has been sentenced to two years' probation for his role in a reptile smuggling ring that stretched from South Carolina to...
2019-06-18, 09:39

Florida woman arrested for ‘stomping’ on sea turtle’s nest A Michigan woman was busted by police over the weekend for “stomping all over” a sea turtle’s nest in Miami Beach, authorities said. Yaqun Lu, 41, was...
2019-06-18, 11:13

Turtle embryos may control their sex by moving inside their eggs Ambient temperature can influence the sex of reptile embryos, but turtle embryos may move to warm or cool spots inside the egg to counteract the effec...
2019-08-01, 12:52

Endangered sea turtle shot with spear in ‘horrific’ attack An endangered green sea turtle is recovering after being shot in the neck with a spear off the Florida Keys. A boater found the 150-pound turtle in di...
2019-09-11, 15:00

Once Threatened, Sea Turtle Nests Thrive Along the Georgia Coast Longstanding efforts to protect the nests of loggerhead sea turtles have been paying off, emphasizing the importance of collaboration in conservation....
2019-06-13, 05:52

Hottest job in China’s hinterlands: Teaching AI to tell a truck from a turtle Before a self-driving car can learn to avoid hitting people or trees, it needs to learn what they look like. Enter these low-cost workers in rural Chi...
2019-09-26, 20:52

Man charged with animal cruelty after turtle killed in video A North Carolina man is charged with felony animal cruelty after police were alerted to a video showing him killing a turtle by kicking and jumping on...
2019-06-04, 18:39

15 must-have pieces of gear that helped me train for my first half-marathon Janji I've been a runner for six years, and I've spent most of the last three years testing and reviewing hundreds of products. Recently, I trained f...
2019-10-10, 22:26

China’s Chang’E-4 may have landed near pieces of the Moon’s interior Enlarge / The original Yutu rover, shown on the Moon. (credit: NASA) While some of the details are still being worked out, it's generally agreed tha...
2019-05-21, 11:26

5 Sofia Richie x Missguided Pieces to Up Your Flex Game We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items ...
2019-09-17, 21:52

Target's 20th Anniversary Design Collection: 20 Must-Have Pieces We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items ...
2019-09-14, 11:00

Watch: Rare snake-necked turtle stolen from zoo in Texas Police in Texas said they have identified a suspect in the theft of a rare turtle from the Houston Zoo, but they have yet to locate the man and amphib...
2019-05-30, 19:13

Accused turtle trafficker nabbed after years-long probe ATLANTA — An investigation involving two of the world’s biggest airports and hundreds of turtles has led to federal charges that a man illegally...
2019-08-16, 10:00

Police: Woman jabbed at Florida sea turtle nest with stick MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A woman has been accused of disturbing a sea turtle nest in Florida. Miami Beach police officers on Saturday arrested 41-year...
2019-06-15, 20:01

Arizona baby falls ill after consuming flour disguised as baby formula: report Arizona law enforcement are investigating several cases of parents reportedly purchasing tampered packages of baby formula that had been emptied and f...
2019-08-14, 18:00

Carlo Ancelotti has all the pieces in place. Now Napoli seek silverware The Italian has moulded a smart, adaptable side and Liverpool’s visit is a chance to take the first step towards true successCarlo Ancelotti does not ...
2019-09-17, 07:26

Lego's Imperial Star Destroyer set has 4,700 pieces and is 43 inches long This magnificent specimen is all your childhood dreams come true: a 43-inch long Imperial Star Destroyer made from Lego. The new 4,700-piece Lego crea...
2019-09-05, 11:39

Lakers players, coaches, management believe pieces are in place for NBA title run After a turbulent season, the Lakers insist they enter this season fielding a lot more synergy and positive vibes.      ...
2019-09-28, 06:13

'Pieces of human society': deep ocean may be riddled with microplastics Quantity of particles hundreds of meters underwater off California is on par with Great Pacific Garbage Patch, study findsAnela Choy, a biological oce...
2019-06-06, 09:52

Food safety: 1 ton of hot dogs recalled due to concerns about metal pieces Vienna Beef has recalled 2,030 pounds of beef hot dogs out of concerns they might contain pieces of metal, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said. &...
2019-05-21, 13:52

Nielsen open to selling itself in pieces as auction proves a bust An auction to sell Nielsen Holdings appears to be a bust — but the ratings giant has not given up and is now looking to sell itself in pieces, The Pos...
2019-07-31, 12:13

Factbox: Six new pieces of information in memo on Trump's Ukraine call The White House released a memo on Wednesday summarizing President Donald Trump's phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in July that...
2019-09-25, 16:00

15 gorgeous pieces you can get from Home Depot's huge furniture sale Don't miss out on Home Depot's massive Columbus Day Sales event, where you can get incredible discounts on gorgeous furnishings for your home.  ...
2019-10-10, 17:13

‘I Was Terrified I Would Lose This Baby’: Tamron Hall Reveals Baby Moses—and Her Pregnancy Fears When Tamron Hall announced in March that she was 32 weeks pregnant with her first child at age 48, fans and followers were shocked, to say the least. ...
2019-05-23, 17:52

"Thanks, Great Baby!": A government Twitter account is promoting baby safety with terrifying memes Throughout history there are stories of men and women who, when faced with the decision to resign from their posts within a government grown rotten, o...
2019-10-02, 04:00

Heartbreaking: Dan Snyder Won't Buy This Man A Spoon In what is absolutely not a metaphor for Jay Gruden’s coaching and [gestures vaguely at Washington’s routine ascendance to new frontiers of dysfunctio...
2019-09-24, 08:26

Social media users help cops bust alleged turtle killer Justice came slow and steady for this alleged turtle killer. Devin Antoine Simpson, 20, was busted by cops in North Carolina for kicking to death the ...
2019-06-05, 01:39

North Carolina man charged with animal cruelty after killing turtle in video Police say they were notified of the disturbing video via Facebook, with notices coming from as far away as South Africa.     ...
2019-06-06, 20:13

Rescued turtle manages to return to the group that saved the animal nearly 2 decades ago It could be described as fate, luck or good timing. A female turtle rescued by a conservation group as an egg was miraculously returned to the same Ne...
2019-07-21, 22:39

A Million Little Pieces review – glossy addiction drama rings hollow Ultra-hunky Aaron Taylor-Johnson plays a crack addict at death’s door in this adaptation of James Frey’s ‘memoir’Sam and Aaron Taylor-Johnson preface ...
2019-08-30, 08:00

Woman arrested on Miami Beach for allegedly stomping, jabbing sea turtle nests Miami Beach police arrested a woman for allegedly trying to destroy a sea turtle nest. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has more.   &...
2019-06-17, 10:52

Hurricane Dorian could wash sea turtle nests out to sea amid promising nesting season While any storm can wash away beaches with incubating sea turtle nests, experts are unsure how great an impact Dorian will have.    &#...
2019-08-31, 14:52

Mets may be wrecked after this heartbreaking loss WASHINGTON — Train wreck. Disaster struck the Mets in Tuesday’s ninth inning, the likes of which may resonate until the season’s conclusion as manager...
2019-09-04, 00:00

This Scene From the New Party of Five Is Absolutely Heartbreaking Freeform released a first look today at its reimagining of the classic series Party of Five, and you're going to want to have some tissues handy. Th...
2019-09-14, 02:13

California couple opens up about ‘heartbreaking’ IVF mix-up The heartbreaking mix-up over a bungled IVF treatment that left a Queens woman giving birth to strangers’ babies was worse than previously known...
2019-07-10, 17:26

Lonzo Ball Says His Big Baller Brand Basketball Shoes Were Flimsy Pieces Of Crap In news that will come as no sort of shock to anyone whose admiration of the Ball family does not rise to the level of actual cartoon swirly eyes, the...
2019-09-05, 01:39

Wiki Titles You Can Sing To The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Theme Is Good Twitter In 2014, webcomic XKCD introduced readers to the joy of Wikipedia article titles that can be sung to the tune of the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Tur...
2019-06-20, 15:52

A dead planet is orbiting a dead sun in a distant dead solar system A piece of a planet that survived the death of its star has been spotted orbiting the stellar corpse. Planets in our solar system may look similar whe...
2019-05-21, 09:26

Paradise lost: 400 million pieces of trash discovered on beaches of remote tropical islands We know trash is everywhere on Earth, all the way from the top of Mount Everest to the very bottom of the ocean. Now, giant mounds of it are even ...
2019-05-21, 12:13

Fans Come Out In Support Of Team India After Heartbreaking Loss After India's loss, fans took to Twitter to sympathise with the players. MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja who played out of their skins to bring India bac...
2019-07-10, 14:39

This heartbreaking ‘Avengers: Endgame’ deleted scene should have never been cut from the movie Avengers: Endgame is the biggest movie of all time when it comes to revenue, having just surpassed Avatar at the box office to become the highest-gros...
2019-07-31, 11:52

On This Day: The heartbreaking tale of Benny Lynch ends at just 33 years old He was Scotland's first boxing world champion by the age of 22 but his career was over when he was just 25 years old. Kevin Batchelor tells the tragic...
2019-08-07, 12:00

'That's heartbreaking!' - Colombian rider in tears after being left stranded "Colombia\u0027s German Dario Gomez Becerra was left in tears after being left stranded on the side of the road following a breakdown at the Road Worl...
2019-09-26, 18:26

Let’s Talk About the Meaning Behind This Heartbreaking Stranger Things Season 3 Reference Warning: This post contains spoilers for Stranger Things season 3. If Eleven’s (Millie Bobby Brown) reaction to Hopper’s (David Harbour) d...
2019-07-23, 20:00

Corey Ballentine testifies in heartbreaking case after Giants debut Corey Ballentine did not fly back home from Dallas with the Giants Sunday night after their 35-17 season-opening loss to the Cowboys. Instead, the roo...
2019-09-10, 00:39

Wife of Pc Harper pens heartbreaking tribute to late husband The wife of a newlywed police officer who died in the line of duty said she "wants to be angry" his job caused him to lose his life, but can't because...
2019-08-20, 02:00

‘My final night’ – Heartbreaking video of Rangers hero Ricksen "Rangers legend Fernando Ricksen has revealed an upcoming fundraiser will be his \"final night\" in a heartbreaking video filmed from his hospice bed....
2019-06-10, 08:00

Heartbreaking Pics Show Puppy Dumped On Side Of Road With Chair, TV A puppy found abandoned in an armchair on the side of a Mississippi road wouldn't leave the piece of furniture, hoping his owners would come back for ...
2019-06-27, 14:13

Man donates kidney to stranger after finding heartbreaking note in eBay package Now, the father-of-two plans to raise awareness of altruistic organ donation and show potential donors that they can come back to 100 percent health a...
2019-09-13, 19:13

‘Heartbreaking’ aerial shots reveal massive ice loss on Mont Blanc Depressing new aerial photographs of Mont Blanc reveal the extent of ice loss over time in the Alps. A century ago, the Swiss pilot and photographer W...
2019-10-12, 01:13

Absolutely Heartbreaking: This Guy Who Just Got Laid Off Believes It’s The Universe’s Way Of Telling Him To Pursue His Dream Yikes, get ready for a tragic story that’s going to absolutely break your heart. When 27-year-old medical billing processor Markus Porter got laid off...
2019-09-30, 18:00

Van Jones says Biden's response to Kamala Harris on working with segregationists was 'heartbreaking' CNN commentator Van Jones said former Vice President Joe Biden “took the heart out of the civil rights movement” after defending state rights and fail...
2019-06-28, 10:39

Jessi Combs’ boyfriend shares heartbreaking tribute after racer’s death Star racer Jessi Combs’ boyfriend says he’s “not sure how to cope” after she died in a fiery crash in Oregon while attempting ...
2019-09-03, 15:13

The heartbreaking story behind Megan Rapinoe's birthday shoutout to Brian Brian is Rapinoe's older brother. He wasn't allowed to leave the country as part of San Diego's Male Community Reentry Program  &...
2019-07-08, 18:00

Robby Hayes Defends Lindsie Chrisley Over ''Heartbreaking'' Sex Tape Drama Robby Hayes is standing by Lindsie Chrisley in the face of ongoing familial strife. E! News chatted with The Bachelorette star during OK! Magazine's...
2019-09-12, 02:39

'Bachelorette' star on Todd Chrisley's daughter sex video drama: 'It's heartbreaking' "The Bachelorette" star Robby Hayes revealed more details about his relationship with Todd Chrisley's estranged daughter, Lindsie — and the sex video ...
2019-09-12, 18:52

Heartbreaking moments before trainer ended Maxim Dadashev’s fatal fight Maxim Dadashev’s trainer pleaded with his relentless fighter to stop Friday night’s boxing match, according to heartbreaking video. Dadashev die...
2019-07-23, 19:26

Woman Writes Heartbreaking Tribute to Boyfriend Who Died Shortly After Underwater Proposal Kenesha Antoine never got to tell the love of her life her answer. After an underwater proposal from her boyfriend went awry, Antoine is now mourning ...
2019-09-23, 16:52

Heartbreaking: The Smiling Selfie Grandma Uploaded To Reddit Just Became The Most Downvoted Post In History The internet can often be a cruel and vicious place, but of all the many heartless things people have done online, it’s hard to think of anything that...
2019-09-26, 02:26

Mom’s heartbreaking 911 call released in case of missing 5-year-old Dulce Maria Alavez The teen mother of missing New Jersey girl Dulce Maria Alavez could barely get words out, her voice shaking in panic, as she called 911 to say the 5-y...
2019-10-04, 00:39

Use Your Baby Bathtub as a Baby Pool Many of the best parenting hacks originate in Lifehacker’s Offspring Facebook parenting group, usually with a member asking, “Would it be weird if ......
2019-06-18, 17:13

Julianne Hough, Brooks Laich mourn heartbreaking deaths of their dogs: 'Love you forever' "My heart expanded ... I am forever grateful," Julianne Hough wrote, mourning Lexi and Harley, the dogs she shared with husband Brooks Laich.  &...
2019-10-13, 23:52

UFC champ Daniel Cormier shares heartbreaking details of daughter's 2003 death ESPN segment on UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier featured a touching moment in which he shared the details of his baby daughter's 2003 dea...
2019-08-12, 09:26

Passionate, tender, heartbreaking … letters reveal Leonard Bernstein’s 10-year secret affair The West Side Story composer met and fell in love with a young Japanese fan on tour and their romance lasted until his deathOne was among the most bri...
2019-08-17, 12:13

'He was an absolute monster': Mississippi researchers share snapping turtle finds One alligator snapping turtle weighed 117 pounds. "The big ones, I wouldn't doubt if they hit you right they could take a hand off," says researc...
2019-06-11, 18:00

Hamilton Star Miguel Cervantes' Wife Shares Heartbreaking News Their 3-Year-Old Daughter Died It's a sad day for Hamilton star Miguel Cervantes and his family. On Sunday, the actor's wife, Kelly Cervantes, took to social media to share the hea...
2019-10-14, 06:13

Heartbreaking: Dad Is Excited Out Of His Fucking Mind After Asking A Cab Driver In Aruba To Take Us Where The Locals Eat And Getting Dropped Off At What’s Basically An Olive Garden It’s not often that you’ll see Dad genuinely, full-blown excited about something, and that honestly might be for the best, because right now he’s stok...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Sister of teen who died taking single ecstasy pill shares heartbreaking life-support pic The sister of a “vulnerable” UK teenager who died after taking a single ecstasy pill has shared a heartbreaking photo of him shortly before he died. J...
2019-08-20, 03:13

Game of Thrones Composer Ramin Djawadi Confirms Heartbreaking ‘Wedding’ Theory About Brienne and Jaime Warning: This post contains spoilers about Game of Thrones season 8. The series finale of Game of Thrones may have aired nearly a month ago, but fans ...
2019-06-12, 16:13

Jay Sewell murder: Mum's heartbreaking tribute to south-east London stab victim as four convicted over killing The mother of a London knife crime victim has paid a heartbreaking tribute to her son after a group of friends and family were found guilty over his d...
2019-09-28, 02:00

Heartbreaking: Ellen DeGeneres Is Trying To Give Away $500,000 To Every Fan Who Comments ‘Amen’ On A Poorly Spelled Facebook Post, But Everyone Thinks It’s A Scam If you’re under the impression that life is always peachy for the rich and famous, here’s a heartbreaking story involving one of America’s most belove...
2019-06-28, 17:00

Heartbreaking: Tom DeLonge Posted A 4-Hour Video Of Himself Getting A Prostate Exam From Aliens But Everyone Ignored It Because He’s Been So Annoying With Alien Stuff For So Long It Doesn’t Really Stick One of pop-punk’s most well-known icons is learning a hard lesson about what happens when you test the public’s trust one too many times. Former Blink...
2019-07-15, 10:39

Airline thanks fliers for patience in turtle delay: 'They aren't the fastest-moving creatures' Jetstar Airways had the cutest reason for a flight delay: A small turtle was crossing the tarmac. Suffice it to say, he took things slow and steady. ...
2019-07-07, 19:13

Police saw a woman 'stomping' around a sea turtle nest at Miami Beach. She's in jail now Police arrested a woman who allegedly jabbed at a Miami Beach sea turtle nest with a wooden stick and stomped around the area.    ...
2019-06-16, 19:52

The Army asked 'how has serving impacted you?' The responses were heartbreaking A tweet from the U.S. Army has attracted nearly 10,000 responses highlighting issues including post-traumatic stress disorder and veteran suicide. &#...
2019-05-26, 18:13

Mike Trout shares heartbreaking statement on the death of Tyler Skaggs: 'We love you, 45' Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout released an emotional statement Monday evening, tweeting his love for late pitcher Tyler Skaggs.    ...
2019-07-01, 22:39

Fernando Ricksen: Terminally ill Rangers legend leaves heartbreaking 'final' message to fans Glasgow Rangers hero Fernando Ricksen has left a heartbreaking message to fans, revealing he will make his "final appearance" at a fundraiser this mon...
2019-06-10, 20:39

The best TV shows on Hulu: 25 must-watch TV shows and series Hulu doesn't get enough credit. The streaming service might not have the same audience of Netflix or Amazon Prime Video, but it's not lackin...
2019-07-24, 21:26

Are You a Dog Person or a Cat Person? Or Hamster, or Turtle, or ... The authors of these sublime picture books know that for kids, choosing a pet can be a near-existential quandary, one that can reverberate through lif...
2019-09-03, 17:13

Hungry turtle ASMR is ASMR we can get behind ASMR, otherwise known as autonomous sensory meridian response, has long been dominated by the kinds of hushed whispers that make some of us mortals fe...
2019-08-22, 22:52

Japan stabbing attack leaves at least 1 dead, 19 hurt; suspect dead, reports say A knife-wielding man attacked commuters -- including schoolchildren -- waiting at a suburban Tokyo bus stop during the morning rush hour Tuesday, kill...
2019-05-28, 01:26

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar E3 2019 PC rumours Red Dead Redemption 2 updates this week extend beyond mere content updates to the game and Red Dead Online, but also some sneaky suspicions that the g...
2019-06-09, 02:13

12 Dead In Shooting At Government Building In Virginia; Gunman Shot Dead A longtime municipal employee in Virginia Beach shot and killed 11 people Friday afternoon and injured several others inside a public works building b...
2019-06-01, 01:52

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar Soundtrack Release Date Red Dead Redemption 2 news this week focuses on some new content updates for Red Dead Online and a surprise announcement for The Music of Red Dead Red...
2019-06-15, 18:01

North Carolina woman, Australian man were shot dead in Canada, 'possible' link to missing teens, dead man A North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were shot to death before their bodies were discovered last week along a remote stretch of highway...
2019-07-23, 12:39

Robert Hunter, Grateful Dead lyricist and poet, dead at 78 The poet behind much of the Grateful Dead’s anthology has passed away: Robert Hunter died Monday at 78. Family members said in a statement Tuesd...
2019-09-24, 19:13

Leon Edwards: MMA saved me from being 'dead, in prison or dead broke' Leon Edwards will fight Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday. For Edwards, getting to this point meant leaving a life fil...
2019-07-18, 09:52

Texas shooting leaves 7 dead, 19 injured; suspect dead At least 21 people were shot and five people were killed Saturday in a series of shootings in the area of Midland and Odessa, Texas, an Odessa city of...
2019-09-01, 14:39

'Truly heartbreaking': Beto O'Rourke, others speak out on Walmart shooting in El Paso Beto O'Rourke, Greg Abbott respond to the El Paso shooting incident at the Cielo Vista Mall Walmart.        ...
2019-08-03, 21:39

Heartbreaking: This Man Finally Caught A T-Shirt From The T-Shirt Gun After 26 Years Of Trying But It Had A Picture Of His Wife Having Sex With The T-Shirt Gun Guy For almost his entire adult life, 34-year-old Brett Malone has dreamed of one day catching a T-shirt from a T-shirt gun at a sporting event. Sadly, Br...
2019-07-10, 12:13

Grateful Dead songwriter, Robert Hunter, dead at 78 Robert Hunter, the songwriter who wrote lyrics for The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and other musicians, died Monday according to a statem...
2019-09-24, 18:00

England's World Cup Lionesses hailed for 'changing how the UK views women's football' despite heartbreaking semi-final loss to US Thousands of Lionesses fans shared the team's semi-final heartbreak against the US last night - but delighted in a World Cup run that has transformed ...
2019-07-03, 19:00

18,000 pieces of balloon waste found in Great Lakes: 'When you let go of a balloon, you're littering' "The bottom line is, when you let go of a balloon, you're littering," one volunteer said. Now five states have limits or bans on balloon releases...
2019-06-19, 15:26

We're Eating a Whole Lot of Plastic... Uh, Is That Bad? If you’re the type to get squeamish about the things you accidentally eat, you’re not going to like the new report released by the WWF (formerly known...
2019-06-12, 20:26

'We just didn’t think about it': how did we let plastic bags get everywhere? They’re under our sinks, all over our streets, and filling the stomachs of dead whales. What can we do to stem the single-use scourge? Joan Shuttlewor...
2019-06-09, 09:39

I Tried to Get Plastic Out of My Beauty Routine I love makeup. The ugly truth, however, is that makeup is helping ruin the planet. Take a look at your makeup bag. What do you find? Plastic, plastic...
2019-06-13, 12:39

In the War Against Plastic, America Is a Big Danger It’s now cheaper to buy new plastic to make drinks containers than it is to buy recycled material. The U.S. shale boom is playing a big part in that....
2019-10-06, 06:26

Men are lining up for plastic surgery like never before The face of plastic surgery has typically been female: pouty lips, a pert nose, taut skin. But as more and more Americans go under the knife, the gend...
2019-06-05, 11:52

Berlin and Beyond: So over plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. I...
2019-07-03, 11:52

In the War Against Plastic, America Is a Big Threat It’s now cheaper to buy new plastic to make drinks containers than it is to buy recycled material. The U.S. shale boom is playing a big part in that....
2019-10-06, 19:39

What can music tell us about plastic pollution?  Electronic music duo Matmos made their latest album using sounds made from plastic waste, like trash bags and even a police riot shield. Plastic Anniv...
2019-09-02, 13:52

Zoo 4 You: Plastic Free EcoChallenge As a conservation organization the Reid Park Zoo is aware of the impacts humans have on wildlife everyday, so they decided to take part in the Plastic...
2019-07-02, 22:00

Former Oklahoma state senator found dead with gunshot wound is 2nd GOP ex-lawmaker found dead in two days A former Republican state senator in Oklahoma was found dead with a gunshot wound in his home Wednesday, the second former GOP state lawmaker found fa...
2019-06-07, 23:39

Kamala Harris wants to ban plastic straws California Sen. Kamala Harris endorsed banning plastic straws during CNN's climate change town hall forum on Wednesday but conceded that their paper c...
2019-09-04, 20:26

Is Plastic Pollution Depriving Us of Oxygen? The plastic debris floating in the world’s oceans entangles wildlife, kills birds that swallow it mistaking it for food, and seeps into the food...
2019-06-20, 15:52

Whose fault is plastic waste in the ocean? Rich countries with good recycling infrastructure hold Southeast Asia responsible for plastic waste polluting the sea. A fact-check shows that's not f...
2019-07-31, 12:39

'Plastic recycling is a myth': what really happens to your rubbish? You sort your recycling, leave it to be collected – and then what? From councils burning the lot to foreign landfill sites overflowing with British ru...
2019-08-17, 12:13

Plastic pollution: ‘I’m giving up. You probably should too’ – video After four years of leading volunteer beach cleans in the west of Wales, Alan Cookson is quitting because of the insurmountable plastic problem around...
2019-08-29, 14:39

The plastic we 'recycle' is actually horrible for the environment When you drop your plastic waste into the recycling bin, it most likely makes its way around the world, where it can pose a health and security risk t...
2019-06-18, 18:26

How to End the Cycle of Throwaway Plastic Toys It’s everywhere. The cheap kazoo. Stings of Mardi Gras beads. Spider rings. Crazy straws. Magnifying glasses that just make things look blurry. Off-br...
2019-06-19, 19:26

19 genius inventions that can stop us from using so much plastic Plastic can take anywhere between 400 and 1,000 years to degrade in a landfill. Now companies and individuals are coming up with sustainable products....
2019-06-17, 09:26

Plastic fantastic: the best fibreglass cars Matra Rancho We dive into the moulded world of resin bodywork to recall the memorably cool, quirky and in some cases oddly inspirational creations ...
2019-07-21, 06:00

Five ways to reduce plastic in the bathroom From bamboo toothbrushes to using refill options or your own containers, it’s not hard to change your ways“A bamboo toothbrush is the first swap I alw...
2019-07-14, 12:26

Your Bottled Water Probably Has Plastic In It. Should You Worry? Plastic contamination is rampant in bottled water. That was the unsettling conclusion of a study published last year in Frontiers in Chemistry that an...
2019-05-29, 14:39

Whole Foods is ditching plastic straws This could be the last straw for Whole Foods customers. The supermarket chain announced on Monday that it’s eliminating plastic straws from all ...
2019-05-21, 10:26

After bronze and iron, welcome to the plastic age, say scientists Plastic pollution has entered the fossil record, research showsPlastic pollution is being deposited into the fossil record, research has found, with c...
2019-09-04, 16:39

5 brands doing their bit to combat the plastic problem As the issue of single-use plastic garners more media attention than ever before, brands are turning to eco-friendly alternative to fight the growing ...
2019-07-12, 11:26

Uttar Pradesh Plastic Bag Ban Comes Into Force From Today The ban on plastic having thickness less than 50 microns will come into force in Uttar Pradesh from Sunday with a fine up to Rs 1 lakh and six months ...
2019-08-31, 15:39

Malaysia cracks down on imported plastic – video The Malaysian government says the country has become a dumping ground for rich nations as it announces it will send as much as 3,000 tonnes of plastic...
2019-05-29, 11:13

David Attenborough thanks Glastonbury for plastic bottle ban The world renowned naturalist David Attenborough appeared on the stage at Glastonbury on Sunday to praise its ban on single-use plastic bottles, delig...
2019-06-30, 13:13

Malaysia to Send Plastic Waste Back to Where It Came From Malaysia plans to send non-recyclable plastic back to the countries that sent it to there, said its environment minister on Tuesday. “Developed ...
2019-05-22, 03:52

Never gonna give you up: how plastic seduced America Once we lived without it, now we can’t escape it. A historian unpacks the origins of our plastic addictionIn 1957 Disneyland opened the Monsanto House...
2019-06-21, 03:26

Plastic Omnium appoints new CEO in management shuffle The French supplier named industry veteran Laurent Favre CEO as part of a new management team as the company invests in new plants and joint ventures....
2019-09-25, 09:39

How melting plastic waste could heat homes Breakthrough means less pollution and lower greenhouse gas emissionsIt is a problem bedevilling households across the UK: what can we do with the moun...
2019-07-20, 14:52

Unilever pledges to halve its use of new plastic by 2025 Consumer goods giant Unilever vowed to halve the amount of new plastic it uses over the next five years, by shifting to more recyclable and alternativ...
2019-10-07, 06:39

U.S. has 'bigger problems' than plastic straws - Trump With plastic straw bans gaining popularity to protect the environment, President Donald Trump on Friday posed the question: What about other plastic d...
2019-07-19, 23:00

How Plastic Bottles Are Paying For School In Nigeria A school in Nigeria is accepting plastic bottles in lieu of school fees from parents. The Recycle Pay project allows parents to use plastic waste as c...
2019-06-13, 09:00

Hamburger buns recalled over plastic concerns The FDA announced late last week that Conagra Brands is voluntarily recalling about 2,200 cases of its Udi’s Classic Hamburger Buns, which were sold n...
2019-09-10, 15:52

Trump says 'we have bigger problems than plastic straws' MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump dismissed the notion that plastic straws are a threat, which environmentalists and liberal activi...
2019-07-20, 18:26

The American Threat to Recycled Plastic Bottles It’s now cheaper to buy new plastic to make drinks containers than it is to buy recycled material. The U.S. shale boom is playing a big part in that....
2019-10-06, 04:00

One of the most remote islands is plagued by plastic waste Enlarge / Plastic water bottles washed up on a beach. (credit: Water Alternatives / Flickr) Roughly halfway between Argentina and South Africa, in t...
2019-10-04, 11:52

Glastonbury's plastic bottle ban tested by hot weather Britain's Glastonbury Festival is greener and cleaner after banning the sale of single-use plastic bottles in the hope of inspiring long-term change -...
2019-06-29, 13:13

G20 agrees to tackle ocean plastic waste Group of 20 environment ministers agreed on Sunday to adopt a new implementation framework for actions to tackle the issue of marine plastic waste on ...
2019-06-16, 07:39

Mom wrapped daughter in plastic bag and left her in bushes to die A 29-year-old who wrapped her baby in plastic bags and left her to die after forcing an object down her throat to stop her crying has been convicted o...
2019-06-06, 15:39

Your pictures: share your photos on the theme of ‘plastic' Wherever you are in the world, this week we’d like to see your pictures on the theme ‘plastic’The next theme for our weekly photography assignment, pu...
2019-06-16, 08:39

Are Mini Shampoo Bottles the New Plastic Straw? The IHG hotel group plans to replace “bathroom miniatures” with bulk supplies across all of its 17 brands, including Holiday Inn and InterContinental,...
2019-07-31, 12:26

All hail the plastic Pixel! (poll results) There are barely any metal or plastic phones left in today's see of glass sandwich designs, so Google's new Pixel 3a midranger is a refreshing change ...
2019-05-21, 10:13

Zero-waste: The women in Asia who gave up plastic China, Indonesia and Vietnam are among the worst polluters for plastic waste being dumped in the ocean. Meet the women in those countries trying to ch...
2019-06-04, 21:26

Berlin and Beyond: Time for Germany to ban plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. I...
2019-07-05, 02:39

German minister prepares law to ban plastic bags Germany plans a law to ban the use of plastic bags because voluntary agreements with retailers to curb usage have not yielded good enough results, Env...
2019-08-11, 15:13

Canada to start single-use plastic ban in 2021 Canada has announced that it will ban single-use plastic products such as straws and bags starting in 2021. The government said that plastic manufactu...
2019-06-10, 17:00

German environment minister calls for plastic bag ban Environment Minister Svenja Schulze has announced plans for a new law aiming to ban plastic bags and reduce plastic packaging. The Environment Ministr...
2019-08-12, 06:39

Plastic is 'raining' on the Rocky Mountains, study says Plastic pollution has become an issue for the entire planet, affecting the global economy, marine life and posing health risks for us and our children...
2019-08-14, 18:52

Poland Spring to use 100% recycled plastic for bottles PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Poland Spring announced Monday a plan to use 100% recycled plastic for all its noncarbonated water containers. The Maine-based ...
2019-06-03, 12:26

Ask the experts: do the plastic linings of tin food cans contain BPA? We asked you what you wanted to know about your own toxic exposure and put your questions to Dr Leonardo TrasandeHave a question about pesticides, per...
2019-06-27, 14:13

Europe's plastic waste sent home in toxic row Europe’s sustainability practices are world-leading, but some believe that what has passed as recycling should actually be called liabilityshifting. D...
2019-06-13, 06:39

Plastic alternatives may worsen marine pollution, MPs warn Committee says UK should reduce use of plastics rather than replace it with other materialsCompostable and biodegradable plastics could add to marine ...
2019-09-12, 02:13

Plastic accounts for 60% of litter in English and Welsh canals More than half a million plastic items reach oceans from waterway network each yearAbandoned plastics now account for 59% of the litter found in canal...
2019-06-05, 02:13

Scientists finding new ways to fight plastic waste National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) scientist Gregg Beckham is an avid scuba diver. So he's seen the problem of plastics in the world's oceans...
2019-08-16, 06:26

Some Ragu pasta sauces recalled due to plastic concerns The owner of Ragu is recalling some of its jars of pasta sauces over the possibility they may contain fragments of plastic. Mizkan America says it has...
2019-06-17, 10:39

People eat at least 50,000 plastic particles a year, study finds Health effects of ingestion of microplastics via food, water and breathing still unknownThe average person eats at least 50,000 particles of microplas...
2019-06-05, 08:13

Plastic bags are killing horses, cows in Texas Municipalities across the country have enacted regulations to curtail the use of plastic bags, which can suffocate and cause fatal digestion blockages...
2019-08-14, 21:39

Plastic particles in drinking water present 'low' risk: WHO Microplastics contained in drinking water pose a "low" risk to human health at current levels, but more research is needed to reassure consumers, the ...
2019-08-22, 03:26

'Punch in the gut' as scientists find micro plastic in Arctic ice Tiny pieces of plastic have been found in ice cores drilled in the Arctic by a U.S.-led team of scientists, underscoring the threat the growing form o...
2019-08-14, 20:13

Store’s bid to shame people out of using plastic bags backfires A grocery store in Canada is trying to shame its customers into not using plastic bags by handing out ones with embarrassing phrases like “wart ...
2019-06-13, 02:52

The climate costs of a plastic planet | Carroll Muffett Every stage of the plastic lifecycle releases harmful carbon emissions into the atmosphere, contributing to global heatingUpset about the plastic cris...
2019-06-27, 16:00

Tanzania bans plastic bags to clean up environment Under new measures, anyone using plastic bags in Tanzania can be slapped with a fine, and those caught manufacturing the items can get jail time. Envi...
2019-06-01, 18:13

Thailand's 'sweetheart' dugong dies with plastic in stomach Vets say plastic caused orphan mammal’s infection and should serve as warning about pollution An orphaned dugong named Marium, who became an internet ...
2019-08-17, 05:00

Plastic straws are trash. Are there alternatives that don't suck? Many plastic straw alternatives present other problems for the planet or are unsuitable for people with disabilities, critics say.    ...
2019-08-17, 03:26

Cleansing Plastic From Oceans: Big Ask for a Country That Loves Wrap Japan is showcasing its plastics recycling at the G20 meeting in Osaka. But the Japanese also wrap everything in plastic, and a lot winds up in the se...
2019-06-27, 22:26

It's raining multicolored plastic in the Rocky Mountains, according to scientists Wikimedia Commons Microplastics are found in even the most remote parts of our planet. According to new research from the US Geological Survey, plast...
2019-08-14, 16:39

Dying for a new body: why so many deaths from plastic surgery tourism? New Yorkers flock to the Dominican Republic for cheaper plastic surgery procedures, but not all of them return home. Sharilene Cedeño used to joke wit...
2019-08-23, 14:13

Swimming in plastic: How Metro Vancouver handles its own recycling After accounting for his own plastic waste, reporter Aaron McArthur looks into how Metro Vancouver recycles what it produces - a unique approach in No...
2019-06-28, 02:26

Brand giant Unilever to halve new plastic use by 2025 Unilever, one of the world's oldest and largest multinational consumer goods distributors, announced Monday it will substantially cut back its use of ...
2019-10-07, 23:52

Plastic-for-tickets: Free travel for recycling in Rome Travellers in Rome are being offered free metro tickets in exchange for plastic bottles as part of a scheme to make the city more environmentally frie...
2019-10-04, 00:13

New York men are embracing plastic surgery with ‘daddy do-overs’ Sorry, mom, but your muffin top is taking a back seat to dad’s backside. Post-pregnancy “mommy makeover” procedures — a plastic surgery combo of lipos...
2019-06-12, 19:39

The Idiotic Reason That Egg Companies Are Turning to Plastic Packaging Choosing which eggs to buy at the grocery store can be an overwhelming process. Single A, Double A, jumbo, organic, free range, cage free, pasture-rai...
2019-08-31, 19:13

Cardi B Has a Message for Those Throwing Plastic Surgery Shade Cardi B doesn't have any time for haters. The rapper took to Instagram on Sunday to send a message to those "talking s--t" about people getting plast...
2019-09-08, 21:00

How you're recycling plastic wrong, from coffee cups to toothpaste If you don’t clean your recycling, it can harm more than it helps. And that icon with the arrows is virtually meaninglessThis week we’re exploring pla...
2019-06-17, 10:13

Americans Eat and Inhale Over 70,000 Plastic Particles Each Year According to a New Analysis Plastics have for years been used to make nearly everything that surrounds us. But along the way, they escaped the confines of packaging and objects a...
2019-06-06, 12:00

One of the most remote settled islands is plagued by plastic waste Enlarge / Plastic water bottles washed up on a beach. (credit: Water Alternatives / Flickr) Roughly halfway between Argentina and South Africa, in t...
2019-10-04, 03:00

World Oceans Day: UK joins fight against plastic pollution The UK is joining the global fight against plastic pollution by marking World Oceans Day in a bid to raise awareness about protecting and conserving t...
2019-06-07, 22:13

Canada has no plans take back plastic waste in Malaysia Ottawa has no plans to pick up plastic waste that originated in Canada and is currently parked in Malaysia, a spokesman for Canada's environment minis...
2019-06-13, 19:39

Tokyo 2020 podiums to be made of recycled plastic Medalists at next year's Summer Olympics will stand on podiums made from recycled plastic waste collected from local households or the ocean, Tokyo 20...
2019-06-11, 05:26

Plastic straws and bags no more: Canada aims to clean up its act Canada plans to ban some single-use plastics like straws, bags and cutlery by early 2021 to reduce waste and litter and protect the world's oceans, Ca...
2019-06-10, 10:52

Malaysia To Send Plastic Waste To Developed Countries That Sent It There Malaysia, which has become the dumping ground for the world's plastic waste, will send back non-recyclable plastic scrap to the developed countries th...
2019-05-21, 12:39

| Tanzania latest African nation to ban plastic bags A plastic bag ban comes into force in Tanzania as Africa leads efforts to stem the tide of plastic blighting the farthest reaches of the globe, and de...
2019-05-31, 18:00

Why the Guardian is taking on America's plastic waste crisis United States of Plastic, a new series that will run for the rest of 2019, will reveal the global consequences of dependence on a miracle materialThis...
2019-06-17, 04:26

Indonesia accuses two Singaporeans over imported plastic waste Indonesia is accusing two Singaporeans of importing 87 containers of plastic scrap without the correct permits, an official said on Thursday, marking ...
2019-10-03, 09:26

Crabs are being found in the Thames with stomachs full of plastic Crabs in the Thames are ingesting “shocking” amounts of plastic and may be passing it on in high doses to other species in the river, researchers have...
2019-10-11, 12:39

Senegal to crack down on huge plastic waste by enforcing law Tired of seeing Senegal's seascapes spoiled by ever-growing mounds of cheap plastic bags, authorities plan to crack down on polluters by imposing fine...
2019-07-31, 13:00

‘Cambodia Is Not a Dustbin.’ More Plastic Waste to Be Sent Back to the U.S. and Canada Cambodia announced that it will send 1,600 tonnes of plastic waste back to the U.S. and Canada, becoming the latest Southeast Asian country join the b...
2019-07-18, 03:52

Plastic cups runneth over at Cambodia's Rubbish Cafe As Southeast Asia grapples with massive tides of rubbish hitting its beaches, a Cambodian coffee shop owner is looking to build a business out of some...
2019-07-17, 22:13

Breast implants should come with ‘illness’ warning: plastic surgeon Breast implant illness may not be a medically recognized condition, but some surgeons say the cosmetic procedure should now come with a warning. Those...
2019-07-22, 20:52

He's helping companies solve the world's plastic problem The world's largest consumer goods companies have a big problem: The plastic waste that piles up in landfills and oceans has their corporate logos all...
2019-10-11, 20:00

David Attenborough praises Glastonbury for going plastic-free TV naturalist surprises festival crowd with speech hailing ditching of single-use plasticsFollow all the latest from Glastonbury with our live blogDav...
2019-06-30, 13:52

Cardi B postpones several concerts to recover from plastic surgery Cardi B has postponed three upcoming concerts in order to recuperate from recent plastic surgery procedures, her publicist Patientce Foster told CNN....
2019-05-22, 11:13

Cardi B cancels concerts to recover from plastic surgery “Cardi was overzealous in getting back to work; she didn’t take the time necessary to fully recover from her surgery," Cardi's repres...
2019-05-22, 10:26

Green turtles are dying because they are mistaking plastic for food Green turtles are at risk of death from the plastic floating in the oceans because they think it is food, according to a new study. The plastics often...
2019-08-10, 02:00

Fixing planet plastic: How we'll really solve our waste problem From bag bans to bacterial mulchers, many solutions are touted for the plastic waste crisis. Find out which work – and which don't – in our definitive...
2019-05-21, 12:13

"Bigger Problems" Than Plastic Straws, Says Donald Trump Swapping paper for plastic turned out to be the last straw for Donald Trump, who said Friday there are "bigger problems" than plastic drinking straws ...
2019-07-19, 23:52

Plastic junk creates island disaster in Pacific Floating plastic garbage has swamped a remote Pacific island once regarded as an environmental jewel and it may be impossible to save.   &#...
2019-07-31, 14:52

Panama becomes first Central American nation to ban plastic bags Panama on Saturday became the first Central American nation to ban single-use plastic bags to try to curb pollution on its beaches and help tackle wha...
2019-07-20, 19:26

Plastic straws will be banned in England from April 2020 The billions of plastic straws consumed in the UK each year will be banned from April 2020. The move will also cover plastic drinks stirrers and cotto...
2019-05-22, 16:13

| WATCH: 'Rivers' of plastic block Kinshasa's waterways In the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital city Kinshasa residents are fed up of the 'rivers' of plastic waste taking over the city's waterways as ...
2019-05-21, 09:13

Shoppers' use of plastic bags in England continues to fall Sales of single-use bags by big supermarkets have fallen 90% since 5p charge introduced Shoppers’ use of plastic carrier bags in England has continued...
2019-07-31, 13:26

David Attenborough: 'To chuck plastic into the ocean is an insult' Broadcaster Sir David Attenborough has told the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee that "to chuck plastic into the ocean is an insult"...
2019-07-09, 11:52

Entenmann’s Little Bites cookies recalled due to plastic in packaging HORSHAM, Pa. — One flavor of Entenmann’s Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies is being recalled due to the potential presence of blue plastic pieces in ind...
2019-08-02, 19:13

Anand Mahindra To Ban Plastic Bottles From Corporate Boardrooms Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra on Tuesday said he would ban plastic bottles from corporate boardrooms, after a Twitter user pointed them out i...
2019-07-16, 20:13

Florida cracks down on dangerous plastic surgery centers South Florida’s obsession with beauty has made it a top destination for cheap plastic surgery – but it has also drawn a growing number of centers that...
2019-07-12, 17:52

Sharks and rays 'starved and suffocated' by plastic debris More than a thousand sharks and rays have become entangled in discarded fishing gear and plastic debris, potentially leading to starvation and suffoca...
2019-07-05, 05:52

Prisoner who gouged his eye out with plastic spoon sues the jail A prisoner from Texas who gouged out his eyes with a plastic spoon is suing the jail - claiming the psychiatric ward he was in was "deliberately under...
2019-07-17, 14:13

Budweiser to stop using plastic for all its UK beer four-packs before 2021 Brewer plans to cut plastic use by 850 tonnes a year with new approaches to packagingBrewing firm Budweiser is to phase out single-use plastic pack ri...
2019-09-22, 22:00

The plastic crisis isn't just ugly — it's fueling global warming Plastic, as we know, is everywhere. In waterways, in animals, even in our food. As if that isn't bad enough, a new report shows it's also accelerating...
2019-05-21, 09:01

Plastic bans proliferate in 2019 as planet drowns in trash When the EU finally committed to banning an array of single-use plastics in March, it became part of a growing plastic-free movement that is seeing si...
2019-06-28, 05:13

Malaysia to send back plastic waste to foreign nations PORT KLANG, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia says it will send back some 3,000 metric tonnes (330 tons) of non-recyclable plastic waste to countries including...
2019-05-28, 02:13

Malaysia will send plastic waste back to rich countries PORT KLANG, Malaysia — Malaysia will send back some 3,300 tons of non-recyclable plastic waste to countries such as the US, UK, Canada and Australia i...
2019-05-28, 13:00

Ragú pasta sauces recalled over plastic fragment fears Anyone who may have purchased varieties of a popular brand of pasta sauce is urged to double-check the label over concerns it may contain fragments of...
2019-06-17, 16:13

Women-only crew on two-year sea voyage to tackle plastic pollution Ten members of the public - including a police constable and yoga teacher - are setting sail on a two-year scientific trip to analyse ocean plastics....
2019-10-08, 07:52

Wimbledon ditches plastic racket covers in sustainability drive All England Lawn Tennis Club move means there will be 4,500 fewer plastic bags this yearIt might not quite be a Wimbledon tradition along the lines of...
2019-06-28, 06:26

It's raining plastic: microscopic fibers fall from the sky in Rocky Mountains Discovery raises new questions about the amount of plastic waste permeating the air, water, and soil virtually everywhere on EarthPlastic was the furt...
2019-08-13, 09:13

Canada in talks with Malaysia about taking back plastic waste The government of Canada said on Monday it is in discussions with Malaysia about retrieving plastic waste that originated from Canada and is currently...
2019-06-17, 15:52

Wild bees' nest made entirely out of plastic discovered in Argentina The first report of a bee’s nest made entirely from plastic comes from Argentina. The leafcutter bees created cells out of what may be bits of old pla...
2019-05-30, 18:26

Wimbledon bans plastic racket coverings in eco-friendly push Wimbledon will no longer be contributing to England’s waste trail after announcing this year’s participants will not be allowed to use plastic coverin...
2019-06-28, 19:39

The man in the plastic mask: Brazil inmate busted in brazen jailbreak A masked Rio de Janeiro inmate dressed as a woman tried to break out of a Brazilian jail this weekend in a surreal act of derring-do, only to be thwar...
2019-08-05, 15:13

Odisha Artist Creates Sand Ganesha With 1,000 Plastic Bottles Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created a sand sculpture of Lord Ganesh with 1000 plastic bottles around it at Puri beach ...
2019-09-02, 05:26

Ragú pasta sauces recalled over possible plastic fragment concerns Anyone who may have purchased varieties of a popular brand of pasta sauce is urged to double-check the label over concerns it may possibly contain fra...
2019-06-16, 23:52

| At least 29 bodies found in plastic bags in Mexico mass grave Mexican forensics experts have found at least 29 bodies stuffed in 119 plastic bags that were dumped in the bottom of a well outside the western city ...
2019-09-17, 19:13

G20 environment ministers agree to tackle marine plastic waste Reduction of marine plastic trash was one of the major issues at the G20 summit of environment ministers in Japan. Delegates also discussed the future...
2019-06-16, 12:13

Officials ban plastic racket coverings at Wimbledon to become more environmentally friendly Wimbledon will no longer be contributing to England’s waste trail after announcing this year’s participants will not be allowed to use plastic coverin...
2019-06-28, 19:26

Where does your plastic go? Global investigation reveals America's dirty secret A Guardian report from 11 countries tracks how US waste makes its way across the world – and overwhelms the poorest nationsThis week we’re exploring p...
2019-06-17, 04:26

Deposit scheme could dramatically reduce plastic waste - report Analysis says DRS would stop thousands of tonnes of waste entering English rivers and seaA comprehensive deposit return scheme in England could preven...
2019-06-14, 06:39

Trump fighting ‘liberal paper straws’ with $15 plastic set during campaign Forget the debate between socialism and democracy — the 2020 election is coming down to a contest between paper and recyclable straws. President Trump...
2019-07-21, 21:39

Explained: the toxic threat in everyday products, from toys to plastic Thousands of potentially harmful chemicals are in products ranging from toys to plastic and carpets in the USRead our entire Toxic America seriesSynth...
2019-05-22, 02:39

Burger King to ditch plastic toys from kids' meals in the UK Burger Kings in the United Kingdom will no longer offer plastic toys in kids' meals as part of an endeavor to protect the environment.   &#...
2019-09-20, 21:13

Girls and young women call for UK to reduce single-use plastic Hundreds of thousands of girls join Girlguiding campaign to tackle plastic pollutionHundreds of thousands of girls and young women are calling for the...
2019-09-30, 01:13

The big fashion fight: can we remove all the toxic, invisible plastic from our clothes? More than half of all textiles produced each year include plastic. Now the urgent search is on for a more sustainable way to clothe the worldIt was pr...
2019-07-16, 03:00

Cambodian officials are sending plastic trash back to US, Canada Cambodian officials want the US and Canada to leave their trash at home — and they are sending a whopping 1,600 tons of plastic waste back to wh...
2019-07-17, 16:39

'Not a dustbin': Cambodia to send plastic waste back to the US and Canada Country vows to return 1,600 tonnes of waste as south-east Asian countries revolt against an onslaught of rubbish shipmentsCambodia has announced it w...
2019-07-17, 11:00

Great Pacific garbage patch: giant plastic trap put to sea again Floating boom is designed to trap 1.8 trillion items of plastic without harming marine life – but broke apart last timeA floating device designed to c...
2019-06-23, 00:39

Haas: Plastic bag cost Magnussen Singapore GP F1 points finish Haas has revealed that a plastic sandwich bag lodged in Kevin Magnussen's front wing was the cause of his pace drop off in Formula 1's Singapore Grand...
2019-09-22, 14:52

Southeast Asian nations vow to combat plastic debris in oceans Southeast Asian nations vowed on Saturday to fight against plastic pollution in the ocean, as their leaders adopted a joint declaration during a summi...
2019-06-22, 11:26

Tiny bits of plastic 'transported by air' to remotest parts of planet Microplastics have been found in snow in some of the most remote parts of the world, including the Arctic and Alps, in an alarming new study into thei...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Device to trap plastic waste in Pacific Ocean relaunches SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A floating device designed to catch plastic waste has been redeployed in second attempt to clean up a huge island of trash swirli...
2019-06-22, 20:39

A Strange New Blend of Rock and Plastic Is Forming on a Portuguese Island If you go to the beach, you’re likely to see some form of plastic pollution scattered in the waves or sprinkled among the sand grains. A bottle cap fr...
2019-06-22, 17:13

Plastic surgeon caught with huge cache of weapons in his BMW: cops A Long Island plastic surgeon was caught with an enormous cache of weapons in his car — that included five fully-loaded assault rifles, body arm...
2019-08-14, 19:39

Doctor who ran illegal plastic-surgery clinic sentenced to three months A doctor who ran an illegal Upper East Side plastic surgery practice that left a woman’s breasts disfigured was sentenced Wednesday to three months in...
2019-07-18, 02:00

Boots to ban plastic bags and switch to brown paper carriers Chain will charge 5p, 7p or 10p for various sizes of paper bag, with profits going to charityBoots will phase out all plastic bags from its stores by ...
2019-06-27, 14:00

India shelves plan on countrywide ban on single-use plastic products India has held off imposing a blanket ban on single-use plastics to combat pollution, officials said on Tuesday, a measure seen as too disruptive for ...
2019-10-01, 11:39

Rome offers free metro travel for plastic recyclers Rome is trying to become more environmentally friendly by offering free metro tickets to travelers who re-cycle plastic bottles using machines set up ...
2019-10-01, 08:52

Coles relaunches Little Shop promotion despite criticism over plastic waste Mini replicas were previously discovered by environmental groups on beaches and in waterwaysColes is relaunching its Little Shop promotion with 30 new...
2019-07-12, 10:52

Japan, a Big Plastic User, Fights Waste Ahead of the G-20 Summit TOKYO (AP) — Japan has a plastic problem.In a country where cleanliness and neat packaging have long been considered good service, almost everyt...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Amazon's top cardboard box makers face challenges from plastic mailers For the past few years, delivery boxes have been piling up on people's doorsteps and in apartment buildings across the U.S. Here's a look at...
2019-07-13, 15:13

Glass Jars Replace Plastic Bottles At BJP Headquarters After PM's Call In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's clarion call to shun single-use plastic, his party BJP has replaced plastic water bottles with glass jars ...
2019-09-29, 16:13

Join The Plastic-Free Club With Etee's Biodegradable Products It is 2019, so I shouldn’t have to tell you that single-use plastic is not good for our planet. Chances are, you have at least one friend who quit usi...
2019-07-19, 20:13

Guatemala bans use of disposable plastic, sets two-year deadline Guatemala said on Friday it will ban single-use plastic bags and various disposable utensils, following in the footsteps of Panama, which this year be...
2019-09-20, 16:52

Malaysia to send up to 100 tonnes of plastic waste back to Australia Environment minister says recycling sent from Australia included plastic bottles that were ‘full of maggots’The Malaysian government will send back up...
2019-05-29, 03:52

Dugong rescued in Thailand dies after ingesting plastic waste An eight-month-old dugong nurtured by marine experts after it was found near a beach in Thailand has died after ingesting plastic waste, experts say....
2019-08-17, 07:26

As Promised, Anand Mahindra Replaces Plastic Bottles In Boardrooms Staying true to his word, Anand Mahindra has replaced plastic bottles in boardrooms with re-fillable ones. In July, the Chairman of the Mahindra Group...
2019-09-13, 15:39

Sobeys announces plan to remove all plastic bags in 2020 The grocery store chain announced the plan in a press release on Wednesday, calling it the first step in "removing unnecessary plastic from all retail...
2019-07-31, 13:39

Family discovers graduation cake made of plastic foam PASADENA, Texas (AP) — A Texas family could have used a saw instead of a knife to slice a graduation cake from Walmart that was made of plastic foam. ...
2019-06-04, 11:13

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Podiums To Be Made From Recycled Plastic Podiums at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be made from plastic waste donated by local residents or collected from the sea, organisers said Tuesday, as p...
2019-06-11, 09:13

Tea bags release tiny plastic particles into your brew: study Nothing hits the spot at tea time like a steaming hot PVC blend. Scientists have made a discovery about tea bags that is going to make any Earl Grey d...
2019-09-25, 16:52

Ocean pollution: Your small business can right the ship, one plastic bag at a time Organizing a cleanup day with your small-business staff is a way to build camaraderie while tackling one of our biggest environmental problems.  ...
2019-09-04, 18:26

Newborn found alive in plastic bag left in wooded area Authorities in Georgia are searching for the mother of a newborn baby who was found alive in a plastic bag last week. The baby girl, who has been temp...
2019-06-11, 16:39

Paddling in plastic: meet the man swimming the Pacific garbage patch Ben Lecomte is making a trans-Pacific journey to better understand how plastics pollution is affecting our oceansBen Lecomte is spending his summer sw...
2019-07-31, 12:39

Botched lip fillers could have blinded woman, plastic surgeon warns A woman was nearly blinded after a botched filler was injected into her arteries which saw her lips swell up and burst, causing her to swallow the sol...
2019-10-09, 16:13

You may be eating a credit card's worth of plastic each week: study Plastic pollution is so widespread in the environment that you may be ingesting five grams a week, the equivalent of eating a credit card, a study com...
2019-06-11, 21:39

Mexican authorities find 29 bodies in a hundred plastic bags Mexican authorities said on Tuesday they had found 29 bodies, packed in more than a hundred plastic bags, dumped in a clandestine grave in the violent...
2019-09-18, 23:52

Canadian grocery chain Sobeys to end plastic bags by 2020 Grocery chain Sobeys Inc, owned by Empire Co, will eliminate all plastic bags from its stores within six months, becoming the first Canadian grocer to...
2019-07-31, 13:00

Plastic, metal or glass: What’s the best material for a reusable water bottle? If more institutions follow the lead of Facebook and of San Francisco International Airport, more consumers are going to have to give up single-use pl...
2019-09-25, 18:00

'My Partner Pikachu' Is A Cold Hard Plastic Pokénomaton, But I Still Love Him My Partner Pikachu is not a soft stuffed animal. He is not warm nor is he snuggly. He is an electronic interactive toy. He is plastic, stuffed with ci...
2019-10-04, 13:13

In Greece's Aegean Sea, Divers Find "Gulf Of Plastic Corals" Thousands of plastic bags were pulled from the sea off Greece's Andros island this month by a team of divers and environmentalists who described what ...
2019-07-31, 13:13

Thousands of volunteers remove plastic from northern Spanish coast Thousands of volunteers plucked plastic and other waste products from the rocks and beaches along Spain's Basque coast on Saturday, while divers took ...
2019-06-08, 18:52

Michigan priest charged with binding boy in plastic, leaving him in closet A Catholic priest in Michigan wrapped a teen boy in plastic and tape and kept him in a church janitor's closet against his will for more than an hour,...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Giant boom traps plastic waste from the oceans for the first time Boyan Slat of The Ocean Cleanup says that after a failure last year, his giant v-shaped boom system is now collecting plastic from the Great Pacific G...
2019-10-04, 03:00

Vicious cycle: delicate wash releases more plastic microfibres Study finds 800,000 extra fibres are shed than on standard washing machine settingDelicate wash cycles should be avoided whenever possible, according ...
2019-09-26, 23:39

'The odour of burning wakes us': inside the Philippines' Plastic City In Valenzuela City, residents blame recycling plants for pungent smells and respiratory illnessesAs noon approaches in Valenzuela City and residents p...
2019-07-08, 08:26

"Single-Use Plastic To Be Banned In A Phased Manner": Ram Vilas Paswan With the government waging a war on single-use plastic, mixed feelings have cropped up with some pointing at the positive environmental impact of such...
2019-09-12, 17:00

This new eco-friendly game packaging could save tonnes of plastic every year Sports Interactive Studio Director Miles Jacobson holds the new packaging in a video alongside Spanish footballer Hector Bellerin. ...
2019-09-18, 15:39

Here Is India's Solution To Battle Plastic Waste; Use It To Make Roads India consumes about 16.5 million tonnes of plastic annually! That is 1.6 million trucks of plastic! But there is a solution for recycling plastic was...
2019-09-03, 07:00

Indonesia's parliament delays approval for levy on plastic bags Indonesian members of parliament have decided to delay confirmation of a government plan for a levy on plastic bags, but the finance minister said she...
2019-07-03, 05:26

McDonald's Happy Meal Toys Caught in Backlash Over Plastic A British petition calling for McDonald’s to scrap the plastic toys included with kids’ meals has garnered over 325,000 signatures, and the country’s ...
2019-07-08, 19:39

An Explorer Just Made the Deepest Ever Manned Sea Dive — and He Found a Plastic Bag An American explorer who set a new record for the deepest ever manned sea dive says he saw a plastic bag and candy wrappers at the bottom of the ocean...
2019-05-21, 13:13

San Francisco airport announces ban on sales of plastic water bottles The change, taking effect 20 August, is part of SFO’s plan to become a zero ‘waste-to-landfill’ facility by 2021The days of picking up a plastic bottl...
2019-08-02, 20:26

Ocean cleanup device successfully collects plastic for first time Huge floating boom finally retains debris from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, creator saysA huge floating device designed by Dutch scientists to cle...
2019-10-03, 05:13

Iran Instagram star known for plastic surgery arrested for blasphemy Sahar Tabar, who shares photos edited to make her look like Angelina Jolie, detained for raft of charges including encouraging corruptionIran has arre...
2019-10-07, 00:13

| LONELY BATTLE: Senegal restaurateur fights the plastic tide Babacar Thiaw took the initiative of opening Dakar's first "zero plastic" restaurant in a response to the rubbish strewn along the beaches of the Sene...
2019-09-07, 21:52

Marriott Hotels Ditching Small Plastic Toiletry Bottles Marriott International, the world's largest hotel chain, said Wednesday it was ditching single-use toiletry bottles as part of plans to reduce its env...
2019-08-29, 10:13

Consumer goods giant Unilever vows to slash use of plastic Consumer products giant Unilever, whose stable of brands includes Dove soaps and Lipton teas, is pledging to halve its use of non-recycled plastics by...
2019-10-07, 12:13

Plastic pollution found at every depth of the ocean by deep-sea survey A deep-sea survey has found more tiny particles of plastic far below the surface of the Pacific than floating on its surface, with the highest levels ...
2019-06-06, 18:13

No plastic please, Mum: my quest to make waste-free packed lunches The average lunchbox contains lots of needless wrapping. So how easy is to create eco-friendly alternatives – and will children eat them?A couple of m...
2019-06-06, 18:39

PM Modi Calls For Mass Movement Against Plastic Waste From October 2 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged people to observe the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi this year as a day to make India plastic-...
2019-08-25, 14:39

Lego Struggles to Find a Plant-Based Plastic That Clicks Lego has spent the past seven years trying to make its blocks with plastic derived from plants, but finding the material to hit its target is proving ...
2019-06-12, 10:26

29 Bodies In Over 100 Plastic Bags Found Dumped In A Grave In Mexico Mexican authorities said on Tuesday they had found 29 bodies, packed in more than a hundred plastic bags, dumped in a clandestine grave in the violent...
2019-09-18, 05:26

This Indian School Requires Students to Hand Over Plastic Waste as Tuition A school in India’s northeastern Assam state is now requiring students to pay for tuition in plastic waste they collect. Each of the 110 student...
2019-06-05, 03:26

Malawi reinstates ban on plastic bags as campaigners hail 'fantastic victory' Judges overturn injunction won by plastic manufacturers after thin plastic bags were outlawedMalawi’s highest court has imposed a ban on plastic bags,...
2019-08-02, 04:39

Plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds to be banned from next year Plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds will be banned in England from next year as part of a government plan to tackle pollution and protect t...
2019-05-22, 04:13

Mom blames Walmart after finding plastic foam in customized graduation cake Marsy Flores, the graduate's mother, says the Walmart bakery gave her a graduation cake made out of Styrofoam.       &...
2019-06-04, 14:39

Drake jokes about plastic surgery rumors while flexing his six-pack on Instagram Drake wants his fans to know that his abs are all-natural, if his comment on a recent Instagram post is any indication.      ...
2019-05-21, 09:13

Everest Region Bans Single-Use Plastic To Reduce Waste On Mountains Single-use plastics have been banned in the Everest region to reduce the vast amounts of waste left by trekkers and mountaineers, Nepali authorities s...
2019-08-21, 07:13

Remember the Starbucks cup? ‘Game of Thrones’ screwed up again with plastic water bottles The Game of Thrones finale is now history, and it all went down exactly as the leaks said it would. We know who survived season 8, who died, and who t...
2019-05-21, 09:26

San Francisco airport to prohibit sale of single-use plastic water bottles The San Francisco International Airport will become one of the first major airports in the country to ban the sale of single-use plastic water bottles...
2019-08-03, 12:39

Wrap Yourself in Recycled Plastic Bottles with Rumpl's New NanoLoft Puffy Blanket Rumpl’s technical blankets are a favorite for keeping us warm when we venture outside, and now, the brand is doing more to give back to the great outd...
2019-08-02, 22:26

India's trash mountains are a fetid symbol of the country's plastic problem Ravidas in New Delhi is a slum like no other. There are no fetid open sewers brimming with human waste or piles of trash lining every alley and corner...
2019-06-07, 20:39

Johnsonville recalls nearly 100,000 pounds of sausage after 'green plastic' found in product Nearly 100,000 pounds of Johnsonville Jalapeno Cheddar smoked sausages were recalled after a customer complained about finding hard green plastic in t...
2019-06-04, 14:13

Warsaw’s plastic palm tree ‘dies’ to mark climate threat WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A giant plastic palm tree that has become an artistic symbol of Warsaw has “died” as part of a stunt to draw attenti...
2019-06-07, 10:00

Search continues for mother of newborn found wrapped in a plastic bag in the woods https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2019/06/08/caption/georgia-baby-found-in-woods-dnt-vpx.wsb_2640526_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ Atlanta (CNN) –...
2019-06-08, 18:26

A floating device created to clean up plastic from the ocean is finally doing its job, organizers say A huge trash-collecting system designed to clean up plastic floating in the Pacific Ocean is finally picking up plastic, its inventor announced Wednes...
2019-10-06, 08:26

Spider silk, wood combination replicates material advantages of plastic By combining the silk protein from spider web threads with wood cellulose fibers, scientists have created a material featuring strength and extensibil...
2019-09-17, 01:52

Check your cabinets: Some Ragu pasta sauces recalled, may contain fragments of plastic Mizkan America, Inc. issued the recall out of an "abundance of caution," warning consumers that the pasta sauces may contain fragments of plastic ...
2019-06-16, 21:39

India's PM Modi exhorts nation to end usage of single-use plastic by 2022 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on the nation to work toward ending the consumption of single-use plastics by 2022, in a speech on Wednesda...
2019-10-03, 09:26

War on plastic waste faces setback as cost of recycled material soars Europe’s manufacturers face $250m-a-year hit as rising demand drives up priceThe battle to reduce Europe’s plastic waste could become a quarter of a b...
2019-10-13, 12:00

World Migratory Bird Day highlights deadly risks of plastic pollution Saturday marks World Migratory Bird Day which, this year, is raising awareness about the serious threats that plastic pollution poses to bird life, wi...
2019-05-21, 12:39

Google pledges carbon-neutral shipping, recycled plastic for all devices Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recycl...
2019-08-05, 11:52

On Gandhi Jayanti, Amit Shah Launches 'Sankalp Yatra' Against Plastic On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary today, Union Home Minister Amit Shah gave a clarion call to shun single-use plastic while urging citizens ...
2019-10-02, 05:13

Malaysia, flooded with plastic waste, to send back some scrap to source Malaysia, which has become the dumping ground for the world's plastic waste, will send back non-recyclable plastic scrap to the developed countries th...
2019-05-21, 13:13

Beginning today, you won't be able to buy plastic bottles of water at San Francisco International Airport Want to hydrate at San Francisco International Airport? Forget plastic water bottles. You must use a water fountain, bring your own reusable bottle or...
2019-08-20, 15:39

G20 to tackle ocean plastic waste as petrochemical producers expand in Asia Japan wants to make reducing the glut of plastic waste in the oceans a priority at the Group of 20 summit it is hosting this month as governments arou...
2019-06-13, 19:39

The man in the plastic mask: Disguised Brazil inmate busted in brazen jailbreak A masked Rio de Janeiro inmate dressed as a woman tried to break out of a Brazilian jail this weekend, in a surreal act of derring-do, only to be thwa...
2019-08-05, 08:52

Humans eat a credit card-size amount of plastic every week: study Well, here’s one way to cut down on personal debt. Humans are gobbling up around 5 grams of microplastics in their weekly diets — or about as mu...
2019-06-12, 12:26

Little girl undergoes multiple procedures after swallowing teddy bear’s plastic eye A little girl who swallowed a plastic stuffed animal eyeball sent her family on a medical journey for answers, but despite it all, she hasn't lost her...
2019-07-21, 23:52

Amazon India To Stop Using Single-Use Plastic Packaging By June 2020 Amazon.com Inc's India unit said on Wednesday it would replace all single use plastic in its packaging by June 2020 with paper cushions, the latest ma...
2019-09-04, 06:13

Meet the Woman Sailing Around the World to Raise Awareness About Plastic Pollution The first time self-described “ocean advocate” Emily Penn was confronted by the magnitude of the plastic pollution problem was during an i...
2019-06-07, 01:39

Plastic straws, cotton buds and drink stirrers to be banned in England Government confirms ban on sale and use of items from April next yearPlastic straws and drink stirrers, and cotton buds with plastic stems will be ban...
2019-05-22, 02:39

Indonesia's plastic recycling exports hit by tougher rules on imported waste Indonesia's exports of recycled plastic have plunged by 70% in the past few months due to a shortage of materials needed for production since Jakarta ...
2019-08-23, 11:39

'Garbage Cafe' In Chhattisgarh To Offer Free Food In Exchange For Plastic The Ambikapur Municipal Corporation in Chhattisgarh is set to open a first-of-its-kind 'Garbage Cafe' where poor people and rag pickers will get free ...
2019-07-24, 13:39

Amazon India to weed out single-use plastic packaging by June 2020 Amazon.com Inc's India unit said on Wednesday it would replace all single use plastic in its packaging by June 2020 with paper cushions, the latest m...
2019-09-04, 03:52

Exclusive: India set to outlaw six single-use plastic products on October 2 - sources India is set to impose a nationwide ban on plastic bags, cups and straws on Oct. 2, officials said, in its most sweeping measure yet to stamp out sing...
2019-08-28, 13:00

Henderson Island: a Pacific paradise turning into a plastic trap – video Thousands of tonnes of plastic have accumulated on the pristine beaches of Henderson Island in the Pacific's Pitcairn archipelago. Along one stretch o...
2019-07-31, 12:39

Cardi B Cancels Several Performances to ''Fully Recover'' From Plastic Surgery Procedures Cardi B needs some R&R. The rapper has postponed her show in El Paso, Texas, which was scheduled for tonight, due to "circumstances beyond her contro...
2019-05-21, 20:13

"Plastic Waste Management Is Clean India Part 2": Prakash Javadekar Ridding the country of single use plastic by 2022 will be "Clean India (Swachh Bharat) Part 2", Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursda...
2019-10-03, 15:00

Here's what I learned from my privileged, western failure to go plastic-free for a month | Van Badham I tried to re-enact my nanna’s depression-mindset, zero-waste home, but no victory over plastic went unpunishedMy “plastic-free” July began with an id...
2019-08-19, 13:26

Grocery store urges customers to rethink plastic with embarrassing bags East West Market hopes humorous bags like ‘Wart Ointment Wholesale’ will persuade shoppers to shun single-use plastic bagsIf concern over the climate ...
2019-06-11, 19:39

Whole Foods eliminating plastic straws from US stores in July. Expect new chicken, too. Whole Foods Market is eliminating disposable plastic straws from its stores in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom in July.    ...
2019-05-21, 13:13

Panera at Home chicken soup recalled over plastic material in product The company behind Panera Bread’s at Home line has issued a recall for a chicken soup product sold in select states over concerns about plastic materi...
2019-05-24, 09:39

A Giant Factory Rises to Make a Product Filling Up the World: Plastic Royal Dutch Shell’s plant will produce more than a million tons of plastic, in the form of tiny pellets. Many in the Pittsburgh area see it as an econ...
2019-08-12, 03:39

Malaysia to send 3,000 tonnes of plastic waste back to countries of origin Malaysia will send as much as 3,000 tonnes of plastic waste back to the countries it came from, the environment minister said on Tuesday, the latest A...
2019-05-28, 06:39

Tonnes of plastic waste dumped in Malaysia will be returned to country of origin Malaysia will return 450 tonnes of contaminated plastic waste to the countries that shipped it, in a refusal to become a dumping ground for the world'...
2019-05-28, 07:39

Renée Zellweger opens up about why she took a break from acting, plastic surgery rumors Renée Zellweger, who stars as Judy Garland in the upcoming film "Judy," got real on her own struggles in the spotlight – and why she need...
2019-09-03, 18:26

Welcome to the "Invisible Challenge," which involves a bunch of dogs running into plastic wrap The domestic dog, trained and bred over centuries to obey and assist humans, has had its loyalty betrayed. Not content to ask our canine companions on...
2019-07-03, 13:39

Bali officially bans all single-use plastic to curb ocean pollution Bali has banned the use of single-use plastic items in a bid to cut down on ocean pollution. The law prohibiting plastic bags, straws and Styrofoam ha...
2019-07-02, 18:13

Malaysia to ship back tonnes of plastic waste to Canada and other nations Malaysia will send back some 3,000 metric tons of non-recyclable plastic waste to countries such as the U.S., U.K., Canada and Australia in a move to ...
2019-05-28, 11:00

Modi tells U.N. India launching campaign to stamp out single-use plastic Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations on Friday that India was launching a campaign to ...
2019-09-27, 16:52

Ram Vilas Paswan Bans Single-Use Plastic Products In Ministry, PSUs Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday announced a complete ban on the use of single-use plastic in his ministry and all its PSUs inc...
2019-09-05, 04:26

Japan's famous Nara deer dying from eating plastic bags Tourists warned not to feed the animals after plastic waste found in stomachs of several dead deerAuthorities in Japan’s ancient capital Nara are warn...
2019-07-10, 00:26

Andrew Forrest launches US$300m war on plastic to tackle ocean pollution Mining billionaire’s initiative would see manufacturers of virgin plastic pay premium for doing so Mining billionaire Andrew “Twiggy” Forrest is launc...
2019-09-25, 06:26

Plastic alternatives could make marine pollution even worse, report finds Compostable alternatives to plastic could worsen marine pollution and have other serious environmental impacts, a report from a committee of UK MPs ha...
2019-09-12, 13:13

Hundreds of sharks snarled by plastic in the world's oceans, scientists warn New research suggest previous studies have underestimated the number of sharks and rays entangled in plastic. The problem is likely much worse than sc...
2019-07-05, 09:13

Scientists find hundreds of sharks, giant rays tangled in plastic In total, the new research recorded 1,116 reported cases of marine life tangled up in plastic dumped in the ocean -- but its authors say the true numb...
2019-07-05, 16:26

Philippine city turns plastic trash into tulips to fight waste A southern Philippine city has turned discarded plastic bottles into flowers to fill a garden of thousands of colorful tulips, capturing tourists' att...
2019-09-25, 03:26

China vows to raise recycling rates of rural plastic mulch China vowed to improve the recycling rates of plastic mulch used in farming, the government said on Wednesday, amid mounting concerns about soil conta...
2019-07-03, 01:39

Wimbledon 2019: Water bottles set to be made entirely from recycled plastic for first time The hundreds of thousands of water bottles sold and handed out at Wimbledon over the next fortnight will be made entirely from recycled plastic for th...
2019-07-01, 05:39

Nestle Waters teams up with Ocean Legacy for plastic waste cleanup Nestle's bottled water division Nestle Waters, owner of Perrier and Vittel, said it would team up with Canada's Ocean Legacy Foundation to help to cl...
2019-07-08, 14:13

Buttigieg says those who eat burgers, use plastic straws are 'part of the problem' on climate change If you eat hamburgers or use plastic drinking straws, consider yourself part of the climate-change problem. That was the assessment of Democratic pres...
2019-09-06, 06:00

City of Victoria hoping Supreme Court of Canada will rule on plastic bag ban The City of Victoria has asked Canada's top court to review the decision that overturned the city's bylaw to regulate the use of plastic checkout bags...
2019-09-25, 21:39

Crack open a cold one: PepsiCo testing canned water to cut down on its use of virgin plastic PepsiCo on Thursday said its testing sales of its Aquafina water in aluminum cans as the company moves to reduce its use of virgin plastic, which hasn...
2019-07-02, 10:00

Spanish police smash drug ring smuggling cocaine-infused plastic Police in Spain have arrested 12 members of a crime ring which smuggled cocaine-infused plastic products from Colombia before extracting the drug at t...
2019-05-30, 22:01

Plastic bags kill deer in Japan’s Nara city wildlife park Nine deer have been found dead at a popular city wildlife park in western Japan after they swallowed plastic rubbish. The free-roaming animals became ...
2019-07-10, 07:52

Tyson recalls ready-to-eat chicken fritters after complaints of 'hard plastic' in product Tyson Foods, Inc. has issued a recall for 190,757 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken fritters that were distributed to foodservice locations nationwide af...
2019-06-10, 11:52

Spanish police bust crime ring that smuggled cocaine-laced plastic Police in Spain said they arrested 12 people on Wednesday in connection to a cocaine-smuggling ring that mixed the drug with industrial plastic pellet...
2019-05-30, 19:00

Holiday Inn to get rid of mini-shampoo bottles by 2021; cutting back on plastic waste If you check into the Holiday Inn and just love those mini shampoo bottles they have ...well this might be some bad news.     ...
2019-07-31, 15:52

Environmental Win! The San Diego Zoo Has Announced They Have Acquired A Big Stupid Gorilla That Loves To Eat Plastic And Styrofoam It seems like every day now, there’s another grim report in the news about the devastating effects of plastic waste on the environment, but here’s a s...
2019-05-28, 18:13

In-depth Google Pixel 3a durability test highlights the strength of plastic (video) If you've been holding off on buying Google's budget-friendly new Pixel 3a or 3a XL for fear of making a major build quality compromise, the ultimate ...
2019-05-28, 12:52

When I stopped buying plastic to go green, I ended up slicing my grocery bill in half Liz Knueven/Business Insider The zero-waste trend is all about eliminating disposable packaging, especially single use plastics, from daily life. I ...
2019-07-20, 18:26

Seven tonnes of marine plastic pollution collected on remote Arnhem Land beach Water bottles, cigarette lighters and fishing nets were among garbage found on Djulpan beach, Sea Shepherd saysFurther evidence that plastic does not ...
2019-09-05, 23:39

Amazon India Plans To Scrap Single-Use Plastic Packaging By June 2020 Amazon India will roll out paper packing material across the country by the end of 2019, its vice president of customer fulfilment, Akhil Saxena, said...
2019-09-04, 15:39