Plastic Tag Archive

Plastic pollution found in new amphipod species


Em Richardson on how plastic pollution is impacting yet another marine species...

Polyethylene Fish For Supper


Rachel Makinson draws inspiration from ocean pollution in this week's Poembox submission...

Coca-Cola’s plastic perception


Lily Holbrook reports how the global drinks manufacturer may not be as transparent with their recycling policies as we thought...

An in-depth look at microplastics, the start of a macro problem


Tiny plastics, far bigger problems - why microplastics are not as small a problem as you might think....

How to live more plastic free


In the 1950s plastic became one of the most commonly used materials in the world and it still holds that position today. Back then humanity hadn’t realised how damaging the...

UK Government Eyeing Norwegian Recycling System


Hei, folk! Hvordan har du det? Good to be back on Geordie land. By now, I’m sure many of you have read the news that the government is contemplating the adoption of the...