Shoppers will need to bring along re-usable bags or buy them in store.
Dynamite fishing in the Philippines is illegal, but that doesn't stop fishermen in Bohol from collecting stunned and dead fish among the crevices and broken coral.
Audi CEO Rupert Stadler has been arrested in connection to the Volkswagen emissions scandal.
India's capital city has been waking up to a toxic combination of sand, heat, pollution and humidity.
A UN draft report has delivered the starkest warning yet of the risks of climate change.
Antarctica has lost almost three trillion tonnes of ice since 1992, pushing up sea levels by 7.6mm, and scientists say the sharp increase is a surprise.
The Swedish furniture giant has committed to phasing out all single-use plastic products by 2020.
Greenpeace says microplastics and toxic chemicals have turned up in remote regions of Antarctica.
Australia's supermarket giants have ramped up plans to reduce the amount of plastic in their stores and slash food waste.
Debris has begun to wash up on parts of the NSW coast after a shipping vessel lost 83 containers in wild weather.
Critically endangered hawksbill turtles have been tracked swimming between PNG and Australia to lay their eggs in an area where the Australian government wants to...
A proposed coal seam gas project in this regional town has become a taboo subject amongst locals.
When Row, a farmer and mother of five, found out her property was on the proposed route for a coal seam gas (CSG) pipeline she quickly began fighting against it -...
Industrial-scale farms and their pollution are at the centre of a debate about how to tackle global warming.
It would reduce greenhouse gas emissions, water pollution, deforestation, species loss and human mortality.