The Oceans Are Plasticized!

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A research ship has found that the world’s oceans have been ‘plasticized’. Here are the main points:

  • A research expedition has found plastic in the last unexplored part of the ocean
  • The crew, which includes packaging experts, is studying the effects on marine life of plastic pollution
  • It will next attempt to measure the density and toxicity of Japanese tsunami debris
  • Plastic in the ocean has increased 100-fold in the last 40 years, scientists estimate

No wonder Bunny The Whale is crying! To read the full article click here.