News - 11 Jun 2021
An estimated 8 million tons of plastic trash enters the ocean each year, and most of it is battered by sun and waves into microplastics--tiny flecks that can ride currents hundreds or thousands of...
News - 8 Jun 2021
More than 11 million tons of plastic litter enter the ocean every year – the equivalent of one dump truck of plastic every minute. That’s why Ocean Wise, a globally renowned conservation...
News - 28 May 2021
In the past several years, rich nations have shipped plastic trash, and the environmental issues associated with it, to poorer countries. However, scientists have discovered a possible bright side to...
News - 3 Mar 2021
Tons of plastic debris get released into the ocean every day, and most of it accumulates within the middle of garbage patches, which tend to float on the oceans' surface in the center of each of...
News - 28 Jul 2020
While we all try to understand the new reality imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, many look to the past for historical precedents such as the Spanish flu of 1918 and the Black Plague of the 14th...
News - 9 Jun 2020
It was during a cruise in Alaska that Linda Zhong realized that the world didn't have to be full of plastic. "I grew up in cities, so you're very used to seeing all kinds of trash...
News - 19 Feb 2020
Australia’s Chief Scientist acknowledges carbon capture and storage is absolutely critical.
CO2CRC has welcomed comments by Australia’s Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel, at an address to...
News - 27 Nov 2019
The Ocean Cleanup aims to tackle the 1,000 most polluting rivers, responsible for about 80 percent of ocean plastic pollution, before the end of 2025.
Preventing the Flow Plastic Pollution in...
News - 8 May 2019
Space is becoming more and more crowded, even as man’s societal reliance on space technology is more than ever before.
With more than 20,000 pieces of debris measuring more than 10 cm,...
News - 17 Apr 2019
Every year trash companies sift through an estimated 68 million tons of recycling, which is the weight equivalent of more than 30 million cars.
A key step in the process happens on fast-moving...