microplastics

An amendment to the latest spending bill would force the administration to use a specific Energy Department fund for loans to projects that reduce emissions.
It's littering the bottom of the ocean and poisoning animals, plastic waste was truly everywhere in 2019.
Plastic may be a significant source of air pollution, concluded a new study that shows how microplastics may be carried through winds and precipitation.
New research estimates the amount of plastic particles entering your body from beer, honey, bottled water and more.
Plastic trash is everywhere. And it's not going away.
A new study gives clues on how wind can carry tiny pieces of plastics far far away.
Activists called the findings “ominous.”
Researchers estimate that billions of lenses are flushed each year in the U.S. -- and fragments of them might be ending up in our oceans.
And there's up to 16 times more trash than scientists had thought.
It is hard to explain the way carbon, methane and ozone in the atmosphere cause the Earth to heat up. It is easier, I am telling my environmentalist friends, to understand that we will not be able to swim in the oceans.