Tag Archives: Plastic Pollution


Types of Pollution and Their Impact on the Planet

The presence of harmful materials on our planet is known as pollution. These harmful materials called pollutants can be natural, such as volcanic ash, or man-made, such as garbage, industrial runoff and vehicular emissions. Pollution causes adverse changes in the natural environment through chemical substances

Could Biodegradable Silk Replace Industrial Microplastics?

Can Biodegradable Silk Replace Industrial Microplastics?

With increasing environmental pollution and drastic climatic changes, microplastics have been under constant scrutiny. These tiny plastic particles are found everywhere – in the air, soil, and water – even, in human blood. Amid the rising environmental and health concerns, an MIT research team has