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Reinventing the World of Plastic

January 29, 2013, 11:40 pm

Plastic coming from food waste—that is the remarkable promise of Italian company Bio-on, which claims their super-green product will revolutionize the world of plastics.

Students Tackle Plastic Pollution in Great Lakes

August 8, 2012, 10:35 am

Less than 50 percent of plastic waste makes its way into landfills, according to a State University of New York (SUNY) study.

Giraffe Dies With 44 Pounds of Plastic in Stomach

March 4, 2012, 4:24 pm

Indonesian officials said that a giraffe at a zoo in Surabaya, the second largest city in the country, died on Thursday with vets finding 44 pounds of plastic in its stomach.

Study Finds High Levels of BPA in Canned Food for Kids

October 5, 2011, 6:24 pm

“The Breast Cancer Fund tested popular canned food items marketed to kids and found out that every single one contained BPA.”

Second Judgment for Scam Plastic Surgeon

January 22, 2009, 2:47 am

The infamous Michel Maure is now on an appeal judgment in his case, after being sued for putting…

How to Choose Cloth Diapers

December 7, 2008, 12:19 pm

When I was searching for my daughter’s cloth diapers I wanted to know what diapers parents were using on their babies.

Avoiding Hazards of Plastic Containers

September 27, 2008, 2:12 pm

Take precautions to protect your family from the toxicity of chemicals in plastic containers and bottles.

Could $100 Oil Turn Dumps into Plastic Mines?

August 26, 2008, 3:38 am

Sparked by surging oil, a dramatic rise in the value of old plastic is encouraging waste companies across the world to dig for buried riches in rotting rubbish dumps.


   

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