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Browsing the "plastics" Tag

Opinion: Feed them plastic and they will not come

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is an area of the North Pacific Ocean where currents have trapped huge amounts of debris, mostly plastics [...]

January 5, 2017 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: What are prospects for a biodegradable fishing line?

Eighty percent fishing line and plastics in our oceans come from land. Discarded at sea, traps and nets keep on "ghost fishing" for months and even years. [...]

January 6, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Of Interest, Slide

Of Interest: Plastics – the scourge of our oceans

Humans have produced more plastic in the last 10 years than we did in the whole of the last century and this plastic production is having a huge negative impact. [...]

December 19, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Of Interest, Slide