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Engineers Have Found a Way to Make More Durable Roads Out...

Producing something useful out of waste materials that would otherwise be discarded is the ideal scenario when it comes to sustainable recycling. One place...

Chilling Images Reveal Acidic Orange Streams Near an Abandoned Mine in...

Russian prosecutors on Wednesday said they were conducting an inspection of a facility supposed to treat acid runoff from an abandoned Urals mine after...

A Huge Amount of Plastic Waste Is ‘Missing’ From Our Oceans....

You've probably heard that our oceans have become a plastic soup. But in fact, of all the plastic that enters Earth's oceans each year,...

This Ancient Animal Is The First Creature We’ve Ever Found That...

Nearly 200 million years ago, Earth's skies were home to a creature unlike anything seen today. Neither bird nor dinosaur, this long-extinct reptile was,...

Crisp packets made of a new material could be much easier...

When people took to posting their crisp packets back to manufacturer Walkers to protest that they weren't easily recycled, the firm took notice and...

Olay Tests a Refillable Moisturizer as Beauty Industry Grapples With Its...

Fresh, soft skin comes at a cost-to the planet. Specifically, I'm talking about all that packaging your favorite lotion or cream comes in, which...

Oil giants are pivoting to plastic, which could backfire amid a...

tOil giants are investing in plastics and chemicals as fossil-fuel demand weakens.tHowever, the petrochemical industry is under pressure as plastic recycling increases and governments...

Carnival Cruise Ships Keep Dumping Plastic Crap Into the Ocean

Cruise ships are floating norovirus delivery systems, yes, but they are also floating garbage disposals, spewing plastic crap straight into the ocean. Such, at...

These 4 companies produce 6 million tons of plastic every year

Four of the world's largest consumer goods companies produce 6 millions of tons of plastic waste every year, the companies revealed in a report...

Trump EPA’s pollution, waste reduction numbers are lowest in a decade

The pounds of pollutants and waste that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reduced under the Trump administration are at their lowest levels in...