Greenpeace ranked the top pollution hotspots in the world by tracking anthropogenic sulfur dioxide emissions across the globe.
The Brief: High levels of microplastics found in Arctic snow. Scientists say these tiny particles could be airborne across vast distances - raising concerns over the potential risk to both human and animal health.
Thousands of plastic bags were pulled from the Aegean Sea off Greece’s Andros island this month by a team of divers and environmentalists who described what they found as a “gulf full of plastic corals".
Return plastic bottles for recycling at designated points around the city.
We explore the phenomenon of dyeing clothes with CO2.
Several people in Spain reported falling ill after bathing in Monte Neme — a toxic dump in Galicia, northern Spain — after mistaking it for an Instagram-friendly turquoise lake.
The photo was snapped by an American photographer on a Florida beach last month.
Are you ready for a plastic-free July? Pledge to drastically cut down on your single-use plastic usage this month and be a part of a larger global community
Participants retrieved 117 kilogrammes of plastic waste from the Katase Higashihama beach near Tokyo, which will host the sailing competition next summer.
China is to blame for much of the increase in illegal ozone-depleting substances (ODS) since 2013, according to a study published by the journal Nature on Thursday.
Deepest-ever dive finds plastic at bottom of Mariana Trench in Pacific Ocean
Plastic bottles, rusty barrels and even old washing machines are among tonnes of garbage clogging rivers in Bosnia that were once famous for their emerald colour and crystal-clear waters.
The best tips to have zero waste and stress-free vacations.
The European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC) is developing Certified Reference Materials (a “CRM”) to check pesticides in foods. A CRM is a measurement standard supporting laboratories to check the quality of their measurement methods.
The final story on the Italian leg of our Road Trip comes from Taranto, where Europe’s biggest steel plant covers the city in a fine toxic dust.
A Rotterdam-based innovator has created a bicycle whose green credentials go a notch further.
Researchers have devised a possible solution for durable plastic waste, inspired by the ocean.
For the first time, a non-coal company joined Europe's top 10 list of biggest polluters.
The whale’s stomach had a mixture of garbage bags, plastic bags, fishing nets, plates, tubes, and a bag of a washing machine liquid.
France rushes to contain Atlantic fuel spill
These people are literally running towards a cleaner future.
Complaints of noise pollution have led to a proposal for the famous New York City emergency sirens to be replaced with the European version.
Repeated sightings of green-coloured snow in the Russian city of Pervouralsk is concerning residents.
Some 60,000 cows in France develop tumours and infections every year because of waste they ingest.
Residents of Heidelberg in southwestern Germany went through a contamination scare on Thursday after tap water turned blue for a few hours.
An EU law will see single-use plastics like straws, plates, knives and forks banned by 2021, in an attempt to tackle one of the most pressing environmental problems of our time. We look back at a less than fantastic year for plastic.