“Waste is such a fascinating issue because you deal with issues that apparently, they are technical, but there’s a lot of class issues that comes with it.” Learn more from Brazilian garbologist
Sonia Dias in episode 3
of the podcast.
New episode on plastic in soils. Check it out!
Alexandra ter Halle led the first study that detected nanoplastic in the open ocean. Take a lab tour with her in episode 2
Linda Amaral Zettler and her colleagues found something quite amazing: The plastic in the ocean is teeming with life – a microbial world she calls the „plastisphere”. Some of these microbes even seem to be munching plastic – or are they? Meet her in episode 1
Plastic in the ocean is a bit like an exoplanet, Erik Zettler of the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research says. It’s a new environment, and we know very little about it. What kind of ecosystems will develop on these new tiny plastic planets, and how will that change things? From episode 1 of the podcast
Marine biologist Megan Lamson of the Hawaii Wildlife Fund on Kamilo Beach in episode 1