The amount of plastic in our oceans will treble if we don’t act now

The amount of deadly plastic in our oceans could treble if we do not act.

Plastics is one of a number of environmental issues facing the world’s seas, along with rising sea levels and warming oceans, and metal and chemical pollution, the Foresight Future of the Sea Report for the Government said.

Rubbish such as single-use plastics which take decades to decompose are a huge threat to marine life – and our planet.

The scientists behind the report warned of the...
source: Metro

2018-03-21 10:59
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