In many countries around the world, the convenience of plastic shopping bags can turn into a big environmental headache. In Kenya, millions of disposable bags are still used every month. Local entrepreneurs are sensing an opportunity.
Australia's second biggest supermarket chain Coles has again changed its mind on ending free plastic bags for customers. It's a PR disaster and could open the door to greener retailers, including German discounters.
The Indonesian government and Greenpeace have partnered with Islamic organizations to promote plastic waste reduction. Can including religion make environmental campaigns more effective?
A new documentary from an acclaimed investigative journalist claims to show Ghana’s football boss, Kwesi Nyantakyi, and hundreds of local and international referees and officials taking cash bribes and gifts.
Scientists are flying into new research territory, hoping to transform chicken feathers into a variety of lightweight products — and possibly reduce plastic pollution in the world's oceans.
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