From plastic waste to 3D printed burgers: Is this the future of food or a recipe for disaster?

(ORDO NEWS) -- Beehex is experimenting with a revolutionary way to produce food using plastic

Amount of plastic trash in the oceans could almost triple by 2040

(ORDO NEWS) -- According to the environmental research project 5Gyres, the amount of plastic in

Toxic effects of plastic passed on to offspring

(ORDO NEWS) -- Researchers from the University of California at Riverside have found that the

Laboratory experiments confirm that bacteria engulf and digest plastic

(ORDO NEWS) -- In a series of experiments, Dutch microbiologists have shown that Rhodococcus ruber

Chemists turn plastic waste into valuable fertilizer

(ORDO NEWS) -- Millions of tons of plastic are polluting the Earth, and now UC

From fire to fire : Biodegradable plastic contributes to global warming

(ORDO NEWS) -- Although biodegradable plastic looks like a sustainable alternative to conventional plastic, in

Scientists have recovered 10 tons of plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

(ORDO NEWS) -- The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP) is an accumulation of anthropogenic debris

Scientists figured out how to make nanodiamonds out of plastic

(ORDO NEWS) -- Using a laser, scientists have learned how to make nanodiamonds from plastic

Traces of plastic found in the feces of more than half of the studied species of terrestrial animals

(ORDO NEWS) -- Researchers studying the effects of plastic on small mammals in England and

A new replacement for plastic in the United States created an antimicrobial plant-based food film

(ORDO NEWS) -- The planet's pollution with plastic waste is becoming an increasing problem, so

Plastic, our liberator and gravedigger

(ORDO NEWS) -- American writer and journalist Janet Cooperman in The Common Reader shares her

A new enzyme found in compost sets a record for the rate at which plastic breaks down

(ORDO NEWS) -- A plastic container thrown into a landfill can take hundreds of years