Ben Lecomte is swimming from Hawaii to San Francisco to better understand how plastic is affecting our oceans.
Parts of Britain might run out of water within 25 years if the public don't change their wasteful ways.
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Robot-recovered samples from the Soviet-era submarine which sank in the Norwegian Sea reveal high levels of radiation, but scientists say there's no danger to fish or humans.
Testing is being carried out to confirm bioplastics disintegrate in the sea without harming aquaculture.
Fishermen are being paid €200 a month to recycle waste from their nets. More and more plastic and cans are being pulled from the waters together with the fish. A new Greek company called Enaleia has backing from Greek and foreign donors to introduce a more sustainable way of fishing.
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Participants retrieved 117 kilogrammes of plastic waste from the Katase Higashihama beach near Tokyo, which will host the sailing competition next summer.
The actor and environmental activist announced the launch of his luxury eco project in Central America over three years ago.
The plastic will now be recycled into yarn to make socks, sportswear, swimwear and carpets.
A new law is being enforced in England to ban the sale of single-use plastic items.
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Deepest-ever dive finds plastic at bottom of Mariana Trench in Pacific Ocean
You may not expect to see a whale in the middle of Manila but this surprising sight is how one Filipino artist chose to raise awareness of the effects of plastic pollution on marine life.
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A former prison isle off Rome's coast is the diving mecca of the Tyrrhenian Sea.
The most remote and wildest isle of Sicily’s Aeolian archipelago is one of Italy’s best kept secrets.
The daughter of Peyo, creator of The Smurfs, signed a partnership with the EU as part of the Global Beach Clean campaign.
Why is Belgium so hooked on bottled water - while hosting the EU headquarters, a world leader in the fight against plastic waste?
Environmentally-conscious volunteers are donning gloves and picking up litter at more than 640 sites across the continent.
16 rice sacks, 4 banana bags and multiple shopping bags were found during an autopsy of a young male Cuvier’s beaked whale that washed up on a beach in the Philippines