Media

Greenhouse gases emitted from plastic in the environment 

http://www.repubblica.it/ambiente/2018/08/01/news/la_plastica_nell_ambiente_produce_gas_serra_aumenta_il_riscaldamento_globale_-203162600/

https://www.hawaii.edu/news/2018/08/01/greenhouse-gases-linked-to-degrading-plastic/

https://phys.org/news/2018-08-degrading-plastics-revealed-source-greenhouse.html

https://www.afp.com/en/news/2265/degrading-plastics-emit-greenhouse-gases-study-doc-1825n31

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6015611/Scientists-discover-greenhouse-gases-produced-plastics-exposed-sunlight.html

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/degrading-plastics-are-contributing-to-climate-change-scientists-discover-some-greenhouse-gases-are-produced-when-plastics-are-exposed-to-sunlight/ar-BBLmX5M?li=AA59G2

https://inews.co.uk/news/environment/david-attenborough-council/

https://35.192.208.249/2018/08/01/scientists-discover-some-greenhouse-gases-are-produced-when-plastics-are-exposed-to-sunlight/

https://www.breitbart.com/news/degrading-plastics-emit-greenhouse-gases-study/

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-6016583/Degrading-plastics-emit-greenhouse-gases-study.html

https://www.verdict.co.uk/environmental-impact-of-plastic-more-severe/

https://www.thelondoneconomic.com/news/plastic-peril-plastic-bags-fuelling-global-warming/01/08/

https://www.yahoo.com/news/degrading-plastics-emit-greenhouse-gases-study-185902513.html

https://edublog.news/2018/08/01/greenhouse-gases-linked-to-degrading-plastic/

https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-rice-floods/burst-laos-dam-floods-some-vietnam-rice-fields-damage-limited-idUKKBN1KM4LM

http://www.parley.tv/updates/2018/7/23/a-new-link-between-plastic-and-climate-change

https://earther.gizmodo.com/great-scientists-have-discovered-plastic-emits-methane-1828034218

https://www.afp.com/en/news/826/degrading-plastics-emit-greenhouse-gases-study-doc-1825n32

40-ton fishing net found at Kamilo Point, Hawai’i

http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/37529263/its-huge-40-ton-mass-of-fishing-nets-washes-ashore-on-big-island

https://www.soest.hawaii.edu/soestwp/announce/news/researchers-use-kamilo-points-plastic-beach-as-lab-for-garbage-tracking/

https://radiox.com/contenu/une-fille-de-qu%C3%A9bec-%C3%A0-hawaii

http://bigislandnow.com/2018/02/23/40-ton-rope-mass-deposited-at-plastic-beach/

Influx of fishing nets increasing in Hawaii

http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/37747090/young-whale-found-entangled-in-waters-near-lanais-north-shore

6th International Marine Debris Conference, San Diego, March 2018

http://bigislandnow.com/2018/04/15/hawaii-shows-up-in-full-force-for-international-marine-debris-gathering/

Ocean Defenders

https://www.oceandefenders.org/news-and-media/oda-partners-in-monster-net-removal-at-kailua-beach.html

Upcoming

Documentary on plastic pollution with France 2 and Cash Investigation (https://www.france.tv/france-2/cash-investigation/)

 

German documentary Galileo

Parley: Interview with the expert (http://www.parley.tv/updates/)

 

Sponsors

 

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Collaborations

Greenpeace

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