World

03.28.13
Diving Deeper: Marine Debris Movement
NOAA’s National Ocean Service
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/podcast/p0313.html#dd45
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/podcast/mar13/dd032813.mp3

27 March 2013
Message in a bottle
Nature Geoscience
http://www.nature.com/ngeo/journal/v6/n4/full/ngeo1798.html

Mar 27, 2013
Those Crazy Plastic Cleaning Machines
Kumu
http://kumu.cc/2013/03/27/those-crazy-plastic-cleaning-machines/

MARCH 26TH, 2013
The Ocean Cleanup. The newest of the new plans to remove marine plastic.
Deep Sea News
http://deepseanews.com/2013/03/the-ocean-cleanup-the-newest-of-the-new-plans-to-remove-marine-plastic/

26 March 2013
SURFING COMMUNITY SHOWS GROWING CONCERN FOR SEA
Sea-Changers
http://www.sea-changers.org.uk/news/64-surfing-community-shows-growing-concern-for-sea

March 21, 2013
What You Should Know About Japan Tsunami Marine Debris
Marine Debris Blog
http://marinedebrisblog.wordpress.com/2013/03/21/jtmd-outreach/

March 19, 2013
On the Hunt for Aliens at Midway Atoll
Marine Debris Blog
http://marinedebrisblog.wordpress.com/2013/03/19/on-the-hunt-for-aliens-at-midway-atoll/

18/03/2013
Commission unveils Green Paper on proposals for cutting plastic waste
European Commission
http://ec.europa.eu/environment/resource_efficiency/news/up-to-date_news/18032013_en.htm

March 14, 2013
2012-2013 Art Contest Winners
Marine Debris Blog
http://marinedebrisblog.wordpress.com/2013/03/14/2012-2013-art-contest-winners/

March 13, 2013
Tenneco Towers Ghost Net Removal
Marine Debris Blog
http://marinedebrisblog.wordpress.com/2013/03/13/tenneco-towers-ghost-net-removal/

8 March 2013
Spanish sperm whale death linked to UK supermarket supplier’s plastic
The Guardian
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/mar/08/spain-sperm-whale-death-swallowed-plastic

07/03/2013
Vassiliou pledges support for Jeremy Irons campaign against plastic waste
EUROPA – European Union website, the official EU website
http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-13-209_en.htm

07/03/2013
Environment: What should we do about plastic waste? New Green Paper opens EU-wide reflection
EUROPA – European Union website, the official EU website
http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-13-201_en.htm

06.03.2013
Schädigt Mikroplastik Meeresorganismen?
GEOMAR – Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel
http://www.geomar.de/de/service/kommunikation/singlepm/article/schaedigt-mikroplastik-meeresorganismen/

February 28, 2013
Photorealist painter uses humor to highlight dilemma of marine debris
Mission Blue
http://mission-blue.org/2013/02/photorealist-painter-uses-humor-to-highlight-dilemma-of-marine-debris/

February 26, 2013
Marine Debris Prevention: it takes teamwork
Marine Debris Blog
http://marinedebrisblog.wordpress.com/2013/02/26/marine-debris-prevention-it-takes-teamwork/

25 February 2013
Litter found in deepsea survey of one of Earth’s final unexplored realms
The Guardian
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/feb/25/litter-deepsea-survey-earth-unexplored

February 21, 2013
Marine Plastic Pollution Producer Responsibility Act Introduced by Assemblymembers Ben Hueso & Mark Stone
Leila Monroe’s Blog
http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/lmonroe/marine_plastic_pollution_produ.html

21 February, 2013
Stop Coca-Cola trashing Australia: 3 things you can do
Greenpeace Australia Pacific
http://www.greenpeace.org/australia/en/news/oceans/-Stop-Coca-Cola-trashing-Australia-3-things-you-can-do/

February 21, 2013
Responding to Marine Debris
Marine Debris Blog
http://marinedebrisblog.wordpress.com/2013/02/21/debris-response/

February 20, 2013
The great Pacific garbage
The Fiji Times Online
http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=225755

February 15, 2013
Plastics “Unwrapped” at University of Washington’s Burke Museum
Marine Debris Blog
http://marinedebrisblog.wordpress.com/2013/02/15/plastics-unwrapped/

February 13, 2013
To Go: Plastic-Foam Containers, if the Mayor Gets His Way
The New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/14/nyregion/next-bloomberg-target-plastic-foam-cups.html

February 13, 2013
Some plastics should be classified as hazardous, scientists say
Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/news/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-some-plastics-should-be-classified-as-hazardous-scientists-say-20130212,0,7219100.story

29 January 2013
What are long term threats of plastic in our seas?
BBC News
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21236477