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OP-ED: Save the oceans and save...

OP-ED: Save the oceans and save...

Selina Mohsin

Sun, Nov 14 2021

Examining the impact of climate change on oceans

ADB’s blue bond aims to protect ocean...

ADB’s blue bond aims to protect ocean...

Business

Wed, Sep 15 2021

‘If action in one country can bring many countries to their knees, the opposite is also true: the...

Disparity worsens ocean pollution

Disparity worsens ocean pollution

South-East Asia

Wed, Jun 9 2021

Thailand is the world's tenth-biggest dumper of plastic waste into the sea

ED: Moving away from plastic

ED: Moving away from plastic

Editorial

Thu, Aug 20 2020

Most recently, findings suggest that our oceans contain more plastic waste than initially thought

Study: Plastic pollution flowing into...

Study: Plastic pollution flowing into...

World

Fri, Jul 24 2020

If no action is taken, however, the amount of plastic going into the sea every year will rise from 11...

EU moves to ban single-use

EU moves to ban single-use

World

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Under the proposal, single-use plastic products with readily available alternatives will be banned and...

POBA: Bangladesh witnesses an 80 fold...

POBA: Bangladesh witnesses an 80 fold...

Environment

Sun, Apr 22 2018

POBA says use of plastics has risen to 1,200,000 metric tons in 2018 compared to just 15 thousand metric...

Researchers accidentally engineer plastic-eating...

Researchers accidentally engineer plastic-eating...

Science

Tue, Apr 17 2018

More than eight million tons of plastic are dumped into the world's oceans every year, and concern is...

Island of plastic debris in Pacific...

Island of plastic debris in Pacific...

Environment

Fri, Mar 23 2018

The research using aerial images revealed the mass of trash is much denser - as much as 16 times more...

Study: Plastic in major rivers main...

Study: Plastic in major rivers main...

Environment

Thu, Jun 8 2017

According to the study, two-thirds of the pollution comes from the 20 most polluting rivers, the overwhelming...