“Debris” in the news

Example collocations

other debris
rock debris
space debris

Publications and example sentences

The Guardian
· The Vanuatu island in the eye of the storm  
Smoke rises from a fire burning off some of the masses of debris left by the storm
The Wall Street Journal
· Each Morning, After Protests, America Cleans Up  
Protests and looting occurring nightly across America are being followed by a different phenomenon the following mornings: volunteers swooping in to clean up the garbage, debris and graffiti that is often left behind.
CNA
· Anti-virus face masks plague Hong Kong's beaches  
Shortly before the global pandemic struck, the Hong Kong-based environmental non-governmental organisation (NGO) launched a year-long study looking at marine debris and microplastics found on one of the city's more remote and uninhabited islands.
Malay Mail
· Anti-virus face masks plague Hong Kong’s beaches  
Shortly before the global pandemic struck, the Hong Kong-based environmental NGO launched a year-long study looking at marine debris and microplastics found on one of the city’s more remote and uninhabited islands.
FRANCE 24
· Anti-virus face masks plague Hong Kong's beaches  
Shortly before the global pandemic struck, the Hong Kong-based environmental NGO launched a year-long study looking at marine debris and microplastics found on one of the city's more remote and uninhabited islands.
The Independent
· World Environment Day 2020: Five surprising things you never knew contained plastic, from ribbon to tea bags  
“The great majority of these products end up incinerated – releasing toxic chemicals into our environment - or in landfill, but up to 8.5 per cent (18, 050 pieces) of sewage related debris, which includes menstrual products, finds its way onto Britain’s beaches.”
Financial Express
· Calm after storm: Long road to recovery for cyclone-hit people  
For Manjula Jadhav, Cyclone ‘Nisarga’ was nothing like what she had seen before in her life.Jadhav, who lives with her two sons and their families, said all her possessions lay buried in the debris that was once her home.
The Age
· Gallery: The best photos from around the world  
Debris fills the bay near Alta, Norway, after a powerful landslide that took some eight houses into the sea off northern Norway.
NBCNews.com
· 21 best Father's Day tech gifts and gadgets for dad  
To better clean areas of your home with more foot traffic, the vacuum increases suction when it senses heavy dirt and debris.
NBCNews.com
· Damaged Asian businesses show solidarity with Black Lives Matter protesters  
Some neighbors showed up at the restaurant with brooms and sweepers to clean up debris.