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Government accused of 'worrying complacency' over environment in post-Brexit Britain

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6 mentions1 month ago
The Government is “worryingly complacent” over how it will enforce environmental regulations after the UK leaves the European Union, according to a new House of Lords report. Peers said European ...

Video captures moment plastic enters food chain

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39 mentions2 weeks ago
A scientist has filmed the moment plastic microfibre is ingested by plankton, illustrating how the material is affecting life beneath the waves. The footage shows one way that waste plastic ...

How an Indigenous renewable energy alliance aims to cut power costs and disadvantage

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6 mentions1 week ago
Like so many of the Indigenous communities dotted across the Australian continent, the remote communities in north-west New South Wales are struggling. “These are not happy places,” says the Euahlayi ...

From sea to plate: how plastic got into our fish

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40 mentions1 month ago
It’s enough to make you cry over your moules frites. Scientists at Ghent University in Belgium recently calculated that shellfish lovers are eating up to 11,000 plastic fragments in their ...

Plastic from tyres 'major source' of ocean pollution

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14 mentions1 month ago
Particles of debris from car tyres are ending up in the ocean as "plastic soup", conservationists warn. Microplastics from tyres and textiles are a bigger source of marine pollution than ...

The oceans are losing oxygen, posing growing threats to marine life, scientists report

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56 mentions1 month ago
A large research synthesis, published in one of the world’s most influential scientific journals, has detected a decline in the amount of dissolved oxygen in oceans around the world — ...

IKEA cooks up kitchen made from recycled plastic bottles

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New KUNGBACKA kitchen front range manufactured using recycled PET-bottles and wood IKEA has further expanded its portfolio of green products with the launch this week of a new range of ...