"DISPOSABLE PLASTICS ARE MADE TO LAST FOREVER." PLASTIC POLLUTION COALITION
pieces of plastic are already in the world's oceans. (Ellen MacArthur Foundation)
of marine litter is non-degradable plastic. (Foresight Future of the Sea Report)
single use plastic bags are discarded globally per year. (100 Miles)
tons of plastic trash leak into the oceans per year. (Foresight Future of the Sea Report)
Without immediate intervention, the amount of plastic in our oceans is expected to
within the decade. (Foresight Future of the Sea Report)
In fact, by weight, there will be more plastic in the oceans than fish by:
A collection of brief videos illustrating the effects of plastic pollution and ways you can help. Links to the producers of these videos are provided on the playlist. Total running time for all six videos is less than 15 minutes.
See videos below.