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headlines found matching 'Plastic'
Tue May 18, 2021
(CNBC)
 
 
 
New study conducted by the notorious tree-huggers at the London School of Economics says 20 petrochemical companies are responsible for 55% of the world's single-use plastic waste
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Turkey stuffed with Britain's plastic waste. And out of season, too
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Fri May 14, 2021
(9News (Australia))
 
 
 
Your mom's been busy swallowing plastic amongst other things again
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Wed May 12, 2021
(Buzzfeed)
 
 
 
18 images show hoarders' response to the gas shortage: barreling it like Walter White's cash, topping off Jacuzzi-sized plastic tanks which threaten to snap truck axles, and loading car trunks with trash bags filled with flammable, flammable gas
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Thu May 06, 2021
(The Hill)
 
 
 
There's one plastic surgery everyone is getting behind during the pandemic
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Mon May 03, 2021
(Car Throttle dot com)
 
 
 
We've secretly replaced this car's metal pistons with plastic ones. Let's see if anyone notices
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Fri April 30, 2021
(Inverse)
 
 
 
You want to strike oil, kid? I have one word for you. Plastic
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(Inverse)
 
 
 
You want to strike oil, kid? I have one word for you. Plastic
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Thu April 22, 2021
(PC Gamer)
 
 
 
Tech company Razer announces plastic-free, single-use, bamboo toilet paper, which honestly raises more questions than it answers
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Wed April 21, 2021
(Chemical & Engineering News)
 
 
 
Plastic: Kills dolphins, full of plasticizer. Paper or plant-based: Full of perfluorinated chemicals. You know what this means? It turns out metal will be the last straw
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Tue April 20, 2021
(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
Lego's billionaire owners are trying to reduce their use of plastic. It's quite the puzzle
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Fri April 16, 2021
(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Doomsday wankers probably spanking it over news that the end of the human race is coming in just a few generations thanks to the rapidly dropping sperm count among men
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Thu April 15, 2021
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Fark-ready headline: A South Korean beauty brand admitted that its product marked 'I'm paper bottle' is actually a plastic bottle wrapped in paper
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
The UK is experiencing a giant shortage of garden gnomes
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(Click Orlando)
 
 
 
Your kids can now REBUILD THE WORLD at Legoland's new "Planet Legoland" experience, because what else does our planet need than more plastic?
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Tue April 13, 2021
(Wired)
 
 
 
Old 'n busted: acid rain. New ecological nightmare: plastic rain taint
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Fri April 09, 2021
(The Verge)
 
 
 
Adidas wants you to step on Legos
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Sun April 04, 2021
(Salon)
 
 
 
One word: "Plastics"
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Like Idiocracy, but without the garbage being carefully gathered into a landfill
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Thu April 01, 2021
(Irish Independent)
 
 
 
Nick Jonas rescues fox with its head stuck in a plastic bottle. Fox was hoping for Ariana Grande
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(Lifehacker)
 
 
 
You're eating Easter eggs wrong. You probably shouldn't eat plastic anyway
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Thu March 25, 2021
(MEL Magazine)
 
 
 
Remember the 2004 reality show 'The Swan,' where contestants underwent major plastic surgery before participating in a beauty pageant? Here's the horror story of one of them
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Mon March 22, 2021
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Every year, 7 billion baby chickens are tossed into shredding machines, gassed, or suffocated in plastic bags
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Fri March 19, 2021
(YouTube)
 
 
 
Hmm. I never thought I could be aroused by a plastic hand
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Thu March 18, 2021
(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
It's snowing plastic across the globe, still raining men in lots of places
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Tue March 16, 2021
(ABC News)
 
 
 
" People of all ages streamed onto sidewalks, waiting for their chance to suck coffee and juice from a plastic bottle. Some patrons even brought their own baby bottles to other cafes, pleading with bewildered baristas to fill them up"
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Tue March 09, 2021
(Some old dude)
 
 
 
Take a vacation through time & space - namely cheap motels in the '70s. Put some Tom Waits on the turntable & sip some bourbon from a plastic cup
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Mon March 08, 2021
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
From 3D printers to CNC machines, Makerspaces are filled with fun toys, but things can go from cool to out-of-hand very quickly. Tell us about yours in this week's Maker Monday Thread. Link goes to unnecessary desktop plastic injection machine
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Sat March 06, 2021
(Equestria Daily)
 
 
 
Is it LEGO being ponyized, or ponies being LEGOized? Either way, it is a work of art done with 105,000 pieces of plastic, so watch where you step
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Thu March 04, 2021
(We Are Central PA)
 
 
 
Q: How many of the 53 Pennsylvania waterways sampled have microplastics? A: Yes
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Wed March 03, 2021
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
India uses waste plastic - plastic bags, bottle tops, discarded polystyrene cups - to build their roads. A ton and a half in every mile
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
A man in Vietnam spends 400 million dong on plastic surgery after being told he was ugly in a job interview. Heh, dong
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Sat February 20, 2021
(Readers Digest, Eh?)
 
 
 
Canada's ban on six plastic items takes effect this year. Because of take-out containers, Canadians used 30% more plastic in 2020 than 2019. Subby's solution: EVERYTHING can be a kebab on a reusable metal skewer
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Fri February 12, 2021
(MSN)
 
 
 
Police became suspicious after a missing man's son visited a local Lowes store, where he bought a 96-gallon trash can with wheels, germicidal bleach, latex gloves and extra-heavy plastic drop cloths. He paid for it using the missing man's debit card
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Wed February 10, 2021
(AP News)
 
 
 
CDC finds that wrapping your head in a plastic garbage bag and taping it off with duct tape most effective at stopping the spread of COVID
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Mon February 08, 2021
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Researchers create a plastic film that suppresses the coronavirus, rendering practically all gas station sammiches and the leftovers in your fridge conceivably safe to breathe
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Thu February 04, 2021
(DW)
 
 
 
I hope you're putting everything on plastic, because you're putting plastic on everything
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Fri January 29, 2021
(Q13 Fox)
 
 
 
Things to put in the recycling bin: Plastic containers, cardboard, glass bottles, aluminum cans. Things to NOT put in the recycling bin: Pizza boxes, light bulbs, ceramics, human bodies
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Tue January 26, 2021
(AP News)
 
 
 
"Burning rubbish dumps can be seen from the roads, plastic bags are hanging from trees and islands of waste are floating down the region's rivers"
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Fri January 22, 2021
(BBC)
 
 
 
Hotel porter who cleared ash and embers from a fire last thing at night decided it'd be a good idea to put this debris into a plastic bag. In a cupboard containing kindling and firelighters. If you have been here a while you may guess the outcome
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Thu January 21, 2021
(Readers' Digest)
 
 
 
23 ways your murder house is turning you into another of its ghosts
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Tue January 19, 2021
(Guardian)
 
 
 
"Neptune Balls" may help filter plastics from oceans. In other news, Neptune Balls also referred to as "Poseidon grass, Wookie Bollocks, and Nun's fart." Subby would like to meet the guy that coined that last one
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