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  1. For the past 15 years, Tengku Mohamad Ali Mansor has made it his mission to collect bottles washed

    Old man and the sea: A Malaysian's mission to rid beaches of glass

    A 74-year-old Malaysian man's quest to rid the country's beaches of washed-up glass led to a collection of thousands of bottles, now displayed in ...
  2. Concerns over plastic use has led some governments to restrict single-use plastics and impose

    Oil industry placing risky bet on plastics: Report

    Big oil producers are pinning their future growth on the world's insatiable appetite for plastic, researchers said Friday, in a "bet" on society's ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Crevasses form on top of the Helheim glacier near Tasiilaq, Greenland

    As Arctic ice melts, polluting ships stream into polar waters

    As melting sea ice opens the Arctic to navigation, more ships are plying the loosely regulated polar waters, bringing increasing amounts of ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Smoke is blown from a cargo ship off the coast of Falmouth

    COVID-19 pandemic forces ship owners to shelve anti-pollution gear

    Ship owners are postponing or cancelling the installation of "scrubbers" that extract harmful sulphur emissions from their vessels as the ...
  5. China's clampdown on pollution that is clogging up many of its cities has seen a wind-down in

    China extends pollution clampdown, warns COVID-19 makes meeting targets tougher

    China's finance ministry will allocate a total of 407.3 billion yuan (US$57.22 billion) to ecology and environment protection in 2020, up from ...