The Impact of Plastic Pollution on Coral Reefs

I have been diving and taking photographs underwater for a long time and one thing that has been extremely noticeable over the past 20 years has been the impact of plastic pollution on coral reefs.   Marine debris washed up on coastlines is clear for everyone to see,...

Cling Film and Microwaves

Source: Daily Mail.  Image: Mail Online   A recent article in the Daily Mail highlights growing concern over food packaging, particularly when it is used in a microwaves. The article discusses the issues of BPA which we have known for some time is an endocrine...

New Map Reveals Extent of Ocean Plastic

Source: National Geographic  Author: Laura Parker When marine ecologist Andres Cozar Cabañas and a team of researchers completed the first ever map of ocean trash, something didn’t quite add up. Their work, published this month in the Proceedings of the National...