Shocking Facts About Plastics in Our Oceans
Every minute, more 30000 pounds of plastic is dumped into the world's oceans. At least 8 million tons of plastic enter the oceans each year. That's similar to emptying a garbage truck of plastic into an ocean every minute.
How Much Plastic Ends Up In the World's Oceans?
Every year, 8 million metric tons of plastic end up in our oceans, and that figure could increase by ten-fold over the next 10 years if actions are not taken, according to a new study published in the journal Science.Read more