News - 25 Aug 2022
Kelp forms vast seaweed forests along temperate coastlines, which sequester large amounts of atmospheric carbon. But according to a study by Karen Filbee-Dexter at the University of Western...
News - 27 Jul 2022
Some naturally produced lake bacteria grow quicker and more effectively on the remnants of plastic bags than on natural matter such as leaves and twigs, according to a study of 29 European...
News - 1 Jul 2022
The decision by the Queensland Government to ban all disposable plastic shopping bags steps up the attack on polluting single use plastic items, with the plan to introduce a Reusable Shopping Bag...
News - 29 Jun 2022
In autumn 2022, a worldwide gathering of plastic experts is taking place in Portsmouth, UK.
Image Credit: University of Portsmouth
PlasticsFuture 2022 has been hosted by Revolution Plastics...
News - 16 Jun 2022
Marine scientists could benefit from a blueprint that helps them quantify calcium carbonate on the ocean floor. Also, it aids in tracking the health of coral reefs throughout the world.
News - 9 Jun 2022
New research by Australia's national science agency, CSIRO, shows Australian coastal plastic pollution has decreased by 29 per cent, the surprise discovery revealed as part of a broader project...
News - 27 May 2022
Plastic packaging waste can be seen everywhere. Plastic bottles, food wrappings, and grocery bags used by humans litter the landscape and contaminate the global environment.
Plastic packaging waste...
News - 7 Apr 2022
Experts from around the globe are meeting this week to analyze the success of policies that have been specifically developed to handle the plastic pollution crisis that is taking place...
News - 7 Apr 2022
Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a new method for plastic waste to be converted into hydrogen based on pyrolysis, a high temperature chemical...
News - 10 Mar 2022
A new study from researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) rolls back the curtain on half a century of evidence detailing the impact of climate change on more than 60 different...