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This luxurious fabric breaks down in the ocean without leaving a trace
Silky smooth clothes don't have to litter our waterways with microplastics.
Your lost shipment could be trashing a beach thousands of miles away
Hundreds, sometimes thousands, of cargo containers become lost at sea yearly.
Plastic hitches a ride on rain, snow, and wind to pollute the whole planet
Even the most remote locations aren’t safe from our trash.
Contact lenses don’t belong in your toilet
Flushing those little lenses adds up to a big pollution problem.
Good job: Arctic sea ice is full of our junk plastic
Scientists now have a better idea of just how much microplastic reaches the Arctic. It's a lot.
We suck at recycling straws—so maybe we should ban them
Harmful Bacteria May Hitch A Sea Cruise On Microplastic Particles
A possible intercontinental vector for disease
Your Seafood Might Contain Tiny Plastic Particles
Is "trash to table" the next dining trend?
Plastic Microparticles Found In Beers
Pollution shows up at the pub.
Does ‘The Ocean Cleanup’ Stand Up To Peer Review?
Marine scientists have serious questions about a crowdfunded project to scoop up marine plastic debris.