A study reveals highest microplastic pollution levels ever recorded in a river in Manchester, UK and shows that billions of particles flooded into the sea from rivers in the area in just one year
The number of tiny plastic pieces polluting the world's oceans is vastly greater than thought, new research indicates. The work reveals the highest microplastic pollution yet discovered anywhere in...
HM Treasury says consultation on taxing plastic waste received highest ever response rate from businesses and the public, with strong support for measures to cut demand for takeaway containers
Three companies team up to develop waste plastics as a raw material for making fuels, chemicals and new plastics
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Westcott Venture Park plans to build 15MW direct wire solar farm to make it the first "carbon-negative" business park in the UK