Plastic surgery has become a growing trend amongst Orthodox and Modern Orthodox young women before they start dating.
University of Haifa: Huge amounts of waste have been found at the mouth of the Kidron Stream leading to the Dead Sea.
The researchers examined four chemical additives that are widely used in plastic products and have been found in seawater in tropical areas.
Israel's coastline is contaminated with over two tons of microplastics. The most polluted beaches in Israel are in Hadera and Tel Aviv.
TripleW has developed an innovative method of producing lactic acid — a fundamental building block in the production of the more-sustainable plastic PLA — out of discarded food scraps.
Researchers found that plastic pollution may contribute to the metabolic cycles of aquatic microorganisms.
The company’s unique approach to packaging is the cornerstone behind its mission to reduce consumers’ monthly plastic waste
Microplastics are used in a wide variety of products but their polluting effect on the environment is growing worse. Silk-based alternatives may be more affordable and safer.
"The plastic ban will curb millions of pounds of unnecessary disposable plastic in US national parks and other public lands," Christy Leavitt, a coordinator at Oceana, said.
Around 82,000 Israelis underwent plastic surgery in 2021 with 75 of them as a result of complications from procedures performed outside the country.