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Research ship finds the world's oceans are 'plasticized'

Research ship finds the world's oceans are 'plasticized' | The Great Transition | Scoop.it

A marine expedition of environmentalists has confirmed the bad news it feared -- the "Great Pacific Garbage Patch" extends even further than previously known. (Source: CNN)

 

Despite a lot of greenwashing from the industry and some "nice" campaigns, the plastic pollution of the seas continues. Changing pace or changing course, WBCSD?

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Air pollution costs Europe billions: report

(Reuters) - "Air pollution caused more than 100 billion euros ($134.95 billion) in health and environmental damage, highlighting the need for more renewables sources of energy, a report published on Thursday by the European Environment Agency found."

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