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Latest News on Microplastics
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Jun 16, 2019
G20 nations agree on deal to reduce marine plastic pollution, but details of implementation unclear for nowThe deal would be 'the first step' to tackling plastic waste, Hiroaki Odachi of Greenpeace Japan said in a statement.
Jun 13, 2019
Human beings are consuming a credit card worth of plastic in a week: new studyThe average person could be consuming 1,769 particles of plastic every week from water alone.
May 16, 2019
Microplastic pollution on seashore linked to population size of coastal citiesMumbai beaches have the highest concentration of microplastic particles, in India, according to a study.
Apr 16, 2019
Airborne plastic particles have gone as far as remote mountaintops, study claimsMicroplastics have been discovered even in tap water world over, including the far reaches of Antarctica.
Dec 19, 2018
Solar-powered Pacific cleanup project has not picked up any plastic in 3 monthsThe plastic barrier is intended to act like a coastline, trapping about 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic
Jun 15, 2018
Japan passes new anti-plastic law to reduce volume of waste dumped into oceanA bill intended to reduce the volume of microplastics dumped into the ocean was approved by Japan's parliament on Friday
Apr 14, 2018
Milind Deora column: Maharashtra's plastic ban is just the beginning, more needs to be done for environmentWhile plastic is immensely useful in certain industries, it is equally wasteful and damaging in others.
Mar 14, 2016
The Maneka Gandhi column: Say no to microbeads, the single biggest killers on the planetWhile microbeads make no value addition to our life, they are steadily destroying life as we know it, says Maneka Gandhi.