Is Microwaving Plastic Food Containers Safe? Experts Say NoLindsey Malone, dietitian and manager of nutrition, says the materials in plastic containers can contaminate other objects when heated.
Mizzou Doctor Says Plastics Are Causing Health ProblemsEveryday plastics contain trace amounts of chemicals that can cause cancer, infertility and other conditions.
Study Finds Plastics from Yoga Pants in Ocean PollutionA key source of sea pollution may be as close as your yoga pants or fleece pullover.
Cigarette Butt Recycling in Downtown St. LouisAbout 62 bins have been up for three weeks in downtown St. Louis along Washington Avenue, and they have already collected five pounds of butts.
Thousands of Dollars Left Behind by Airplane TravelersA penny here, a quarter there - it all adds up - especially when it's left behind in TSA plastic bins at Lambert.
Columbia Lawmakers React to Bill that Would Prohibit City Bag Bans, FeesColumbia may be the first city in Missouri to ban single-use plastic bags, and most of the city's legislative delegation is against the proposed ban.
More Women Joining Lawsuit Against St. Louis Plastic SurgeonSay nude photos of their surgery were posted online along with their names.