The Plastic Waste Crisis
The Plastic Waste Crisis

Plastic Waste Is Polluting Our Oceans

By 2050, experts say there will be more plastic than fish in the ocean.
We produce and use vast amounts of plastic while rarely disposing of it properly. This must change.
It is estimated that there are more than 24 trillion plastic particles in the oceans’ upper waters.
Around 30% of all plastic on the world’s ocean surfaces makes up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
It takes about 450 years for a plastic bottle to biodegrade in the ocean.
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