For the first stage, Delhi has identified 19 plastic items that have a high potential to become litter and has made it illegal to produce, import, stock, distribute or sell them.
Microplastics in wastewater treatment plants carry intestinal viruses such as rotavirus up to three days and create significant health risks, a study finds.
Bees are key to the survival of entire crops. We go around the world to see why there is a global decline in bee populations and what are possible solutions.
Researchers come up with a type of plastic that degrades easily under sunlight.
Researchers find that circular cities get more rain than square ones, and triangular ones get the least.
Deforestation of the world’s largest tropical rainforest soared to record levels last month, destroying more than 1,000 square kilometres, nearly double the previous high.
Environmental experts and activists warn that the war in Ukraine will likely have long-lasting effects to Ukraine's urban, agricultural and industrial areas.
Global consumption for use in glass, concrete and construction materials has increased three-fold over the last two decades, harming rivers and coastlines and even wiping out small islands, a UN report says.
These don't just include natural disasters amplified by climate change; other major factors include Covid-19, economic meltdowns and food shortages, a UN report said.
While the aviation industry attempts to clear our skies with zero-emission flights, there are some challenges electric planes need to overcome to transition to a carbon-free future.
Uneducated middle-aged women from poor communities get trained to build solar panels and batteries to create power and jobs in their communities.
A Dutch study published in the Environment International journal examined blood samples from 22 anonymous, healthy volunteers and found microplastics in nearly 80 percent of them.
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