We are in a time called the Plasticene, where plastics are everywhere and it’s hard to escape them. Even tiny pieces of plastic, called microplastics, are all around us. Ever
Japanese scientists have found microplastics in clouds, which could be affecting the climate in ways that we don’t yet fully understand. Microplastics are tiny pieces of plastic, less than 5
Scientists have created a plant-based method to remove microplastics from drinking water. The “bioCap” purifying filter, developed by researchers from the University of British Columbia in Canada and Sichuan University
Our earth is becoming increasingly plastic. Plastic pollution has increased tremendously in recent years as a result of the rise in plastic manufacturing and consumption. Microplastic particles are collecting in even
Plastic is frequently observed piled up on beaches and drifting in the water as “plastic islands.” It clogs the intestines of birds and other animals and has even entered the
Globally, scientists have raised alarms about microplastics, small particles that have been discovered in the bodies of pregnant women, the deepest regions of the Earth’s seas, and, sadly, your gut.
China released a five-year plan outlining the country’s approach for combating plastic pollution. China’s recycling capacity will be enhanced as part of the strategy, as will the marketing of ‘green’
For thousands of years, humans have used dried natural sponges for various purposes, including cleaning, painting, and consuming fluids. This material, whether natural or synthetic, is effective at capturing small