ESA plans to measure ocean plastic data from space
Until now scientists have relied on estimates.
Smart garbage can turns trash into a game
Score points by tossing your Coke can at a virtual dog.
328 foot-long floating barrier will collect ocean trash
The Ocean Cleanup is testing a prototype that could lead to a barrier 62 miles long.
Human-robot teams take the drudgery out of sorting trash
With Jodone's software, picking recyclables from refuse piles is almost fun.
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Fancy ash tray rewards smokers for not littering with a song and light show
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