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UN urged to act to reduce ocean plastic pollution

US$21.3B - estimated annual costs to global marine economy

Sustainable Homes Challenge winners announced

High quality entries despite a challenging first year

There’s only one Earth left – UOW’s Global Climate Change Week opens up with a bang

UOW students and academics share ideas and sustainable solutions on tackling climate change.

UOW students join the fight for our planet

Gwynneville housemates featured in new ABC series focused on threat of climate change

Air quality near busy Australian roads up to 10 times worse than official figures

Air quality on Australia’s roads matters. But to date, air quality monitoring at roadsides has been inadequate.

PhD student awarded global fellowship to tackle plastic waste in fishing industry

Freya Croft one of only 10 researchers to receive prestigious Blue Charter Fellowship

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