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  1. plastic recycling

    Commentary: We are on the cusp of a plastic recycling revolution

    A bold vision for how plastics are produced, used and reused, not just how much is recycled per se, is what will move the needle on our plastic ...
  2. Mariam washed up in shallow waters off southwestern Thailand months ago and photos of her quickly

    Beloved baby dugong 'Mariam' dies in Thailand with plastic in stomach

  3. Waste Singapore

    Commentary: Recycling bins are for recyclables, not junk

    IKEA’s move to give 18,000 homes a free recycling bin might help raise awareness, but won’t do anything to improve Singapore’s recycling rate if ...
  4. A plastic bag is seen at the bottom of the sea, off the island of Andros

    In Greece's Aegean Sea, divers find 'gulf of plastic corals'

    Like colourful corals, they swayed in the underwater current.
  5. Two masked boobies walk among rubbish at the high-tide mark on Henderson Island

    Plastic junk spawns desert island disaster in Pacific

    Floating plastic garbage has swamped a remote Pacific island once regarded as an environmental jewel and scientists say little can be done to save ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump drinks while speaking about his recent trip to Asia at the

    US has 'bigger problems' than plastic straws: Trump

    With plastic straw bans gaining popularity to protect the environment, President Donald Trump on Friday posed the question: What about other ...
  7. Yeo Bee Yin waste

    Commentary: When did Southeast Asia become a dumping ground for waste?

    If Southeast Asian countries no longer accept waste from high-income countries, where will the waste go? City University of Hong Kong Dr Danny ...
  8. East Java plastic 8

    The Indonesian village being buried by the developed world’s waste

  9. A forklift car carries PET bottles for recycling at Minato Resource Recycle Center in Tokyo

    G20 plastic trash reduction goal doesn't address 'excessive' production: Activists

    Activists welcomed a goal set by the Group of 20 major economies' to reduce additional plastic trash leaking into the ocean to zero by 2050, but ...