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NEWS (reverse chronological order)

 

Date

Source

Title

Comment

2018-11-12

Theguardian.com (UK)

Opinion: I collected my plastic waste for a year, and learned the truth about recycling

Daniel Webb

2018-08-23

Financial Post

Sponsored News:  Ontario company looking to bring new recycling technology to North America

BBL Energy Inc.

- pyrolysis

2018-08-02

EcoWatch / Olivia Rosane

Study Finds New Reason to Ban Plastic: It Emits Methane in the Sun

Olivia Rosane

2018-07-09

The Guardian

The man who paves India’s roads with old plastic

Kamala Thiagarajan

2018-06-28

EcoWatch / Lorraine Chow

12-Year-Old Girl Invents Plastic-Detecting Robot to Save Our Oceans

Lorraine Chow

2018-03-22

Yahoo.com

Pacific plastic dump far larger than feared: study

Patrick Galey and Marlowe Hood

2018-03-15

The Guardian

WHO launches health review after microplastics found in 90% of bottled water

Graham Readfearn

AO Info: Bulk Water

2018-03-12

The Guardian

Microplastic pollution in oceans is far worse than feared, say scientists

Damian Carrington

2018-03-06

Youtube / Guardian News

“So much plastic!”: British diver films deluge of waste off Bali

Guardian News

2018-01-02

Theguardian.com

Rubbish already building up at UK recycling plants due to China import ban

Matthew Taylor

 

AO Info: China

2017-05-24

Youtube / United Nations

Plastic Ocean (8 mins)

United Nations

 

 

Other information:

 

- Five Ocean Gyres (www.5gyres.org) studying plastic pollution in the oceans.  The oceans are downstream from everywhere.

 

 

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