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"Plastic Babel" won honorable mention in Evolo's 2019 Skyscraper Competition.

Architects designed a fin-shaped skyscraper made entirely of plastic. It’s inspired by the Tower of Babel.

In thinking about new ways to reuse plastic, a pair of architects designed a plastic skyscraper that also serves as a 3D manufacturing center.

14 companies that are capitalizing on the unpopularity of plastics

Consumers want fewer virgin plastics in the supply chain and less plastic pollution in the world, so these companies wised up and delivered.
These Baggu reusable bags ($10 - $12) are made to look like classic takeout bags.

7 alternatives to plastic bags — from reusable produce bags to clever totes that fold up to fit in your pocket

Single-use plastic bags are ruining our oceans. They're not just bad for the environment, they're pretty boring to look at. Here are 7 options that are much more sustainable, and look cooler too.

Tiny plastic particles are polluting the deepest point in the ocean

Human-made plastic has polluted the deepest point of the world's ocean, a team of Chinese researchers recently found.

Some customers are annoyed after Yakult Singapore announced it was removing straws

Some people are concerned about young children having difficulty with Yakult drinks from now on.
The 2,000-foot-long plastic cleaning array, known as "Wilson."

The massive ocean cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old is spilling plastic in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Ocean Cleanup's plastic-collecting tool is still struggling to do its job in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

Swamped with plastic waste: Malaysia struggles as global scrap piles up

Plastic recycling industry is estimated to earn Malaysia 3.5 billion ringgit this year.
A grey mullet is shown next to microplastic found in Hong Kong waters during a Greenpeace news conference in Hong Kong, China, on April 23, 2018.

Scientists have found new evidence that tiny plastic particles might be accumulating in human feces

Austrian researchers have found evidence that tiny plastic particles — also known as microplastics — are in human feces.
SodaStream's "Holy Turtle" contraption, which is used to clean plastic from ocean waters.

SodaStream built a 1000-foot-long contraption called the ‘Holy Turtle’ to collect plastic from the ocean

SodaStream has unveiled a 1000-foot-long contraption for cleaning plastic waste from ocean waters. CEO Daniel Birnbaum, along with 150 company executives, environmental specialists, and others, gathered last week in Roatán, Honduras, to pilot the contraption.