Chemists are reimagining how polymer chains respond to physical stress, inviting innovative approaches to medicine, tech and more
Researchers are changing their single-use plastic habits in and out of work
An infographic diving into three types of plastic-based fabrics and how they may be affecting our environment
Many plastics contain harmful chemicals, and a zap in the microwave can increase your exposure. The FDA says this exposure isn’t a concern, but some experts recommend caution
Microbeads were shunned for their role in water pollution. Is everyone’s favorite sparkly stuff next?
As ice caps melt, microplastics are leaking into the water, for animals to eat
A dedicated crew gets plastic out of trees
The debris littering this historic island is just a tiny part of a global littering problem
Is banning plastic bags the best way to get rid of the plastic menace ?
Environmental activist Asher Jay creates art out of trash
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