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Oceans laden with 269,000 tonnes of plastic: Study

Oceans laden with 269,000 tonnes of plastic: Study

The world`s oceans are laden with nearly 269,000 tonnes of plastic pollution, international researchers said on Wednesday after a six-year study of conditions across the globe.

Dec 11, 2014, 01:34 AM IST

`Plastic waste in ocean can harm environment`

Tonnes of plastic waste that are shoved into the ocean could impact the environment, says a case study.

Apr 26, 2012, 16:48 PM IST

Recycled Island to be built from Pacific’s floating plastic debris

A Dutch architect has announced plans to build a Recycled Island that is sustainable and floats using the plastic debris collected from the Pacific.

Apr 01, 2011, 19:17 PM IST

Altantic home to widespread floating plastic debris

Atlantic Ocean has become home to high concentrations of floating plastic debris.

Aug 22, 2010, 19:18 PM IST