If tests of the 100 metre-long barrier that collects rubbish on the sea's surface are successful, it could be deployed at a larger scale in the 'great Pacific garbage patch'
A bid to clear the Pacific of its plastic debris has moved a step closer with the launch of the biggest prototype clean-up boom yet by the Dutch environment minister at a port in The Hague. On Thursday...
Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee urges government to provide certainty over future of EU chemicals regulations post-Brexit
UK government backs tougher limits, which could prevent 20,000 premature deaths across the EU
Most of those working for large US companies expect their CEO to be vocal about environmental and social issues, according to new research, and when it comes to the issues they care about most, renewable energy trumps immigration
Coalition frontbencher calls for Queenslanders to boycott Australia's second-largest bank after it says it will now only lend to mines in established coalfields