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Millions of dollars needed to clean up marine litter from one small island state

15th September 2020

Marine Litter / Ocean Plastic / Oxford University / plastic


Study: At least 10 times more plastic in Atlantic than previously thought

21st August 2020

microplastic / National Oceanography Centre / Ocean Plastic


Largest open ocean clean-up ‘sets new record’

7th August 2020

Ocean Plastic / Ocean Voyages Institute / plastic


Banking on a circular economy

6th August 2020

Ocean Plastic / plastic / plastic bank


Study: Surface clean-up technology ‘won’t solve ocean plastic problem’

4th August 2020

Making Oceans Plastic Free / Ocean Plastic / plastic


Research finds plastic flows into the ocean expected to triple by 2040

24th July 2020

Break the Plastic Wave / Ocean Plastic / plastic


Ocean plastic “virtually unaltered” after a quarter of a century

22nd June 2020

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel / Ocean Plastic / plastic


300,000 demand government “action on plastic pollution”

26th February 2020

Friends of the Earth / Ocean Plastic / plastic / Pollution


“Breakthrough technology” uses ocean plastic for Coca-Cola bottles

4th October 2019

Coca Cola / Ocean Plastic / packaging / plastic


Hundreds of sharks and rays tangled in plastic, study finds

8th July 2019

Environment / Ocean Plastic / University of Exeter

Briefing Paper

CIWM UK and Ireland Policy Roundup July-September 2018

10th October 2018

Brexit / China / CIWM policy round up / DRS / Litter / Ocean Plastic / packaging / plastic / Waste Crime


Photography Competition To Highlight River Plastic Pollution

2nd August 2018

Eunomia / Ocean Plastic / plastic


Coca-Cola Sets Out What A “Well-Designed” DRS Might Look Like

16th July 2018

Coca-Cola Enterprises / Coca-Cola GB / Deposit Return Scheme / Litter / Marine Litter / Ocean Plastic


Viridor Calls For Minimum Requirement On Use Of Recycled Plastic

16th March 2018

Litter / Marine Litter / Ocean Plastic / Plastics / Viridor

Research & Report

From the land to the sea

14th March 2018

Ocean Plastic


Boris Johnson Takes On Plastic Waste At Foreign Office

28th February 2018

Boris Johnson / Foreign And Commonwealth Office / Marine Litter / Ocean Plastic / Plastic Waste / Plastics


Ed Sheeran Among Musicians Featured On “Plastic Oceans Album”

21st February 2018

Artists Project Earth / Beck / Beyonce / Bob Dylan / Coldplay / Ed Sheeran / Marine Plastic / Maroon 5 / Mumford and Sons / Ocean Litter / Ocean Plastic / Pharrell Williams


Marine Litter A “Planetary Crisis”, Says UN | UK Signs Resolution To Reduce Ocean Plastic

8th December 2017

Defra / Litter / Marine Litter / Ocean Plastic / Plastics / United Nations

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