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www.biologicaldiversity.org/programs/population_and_sustainability/sustainability/plastic_bag_facts.html

This means more plastic in our oceans, more greenhouse gas emissions and more ... of the world's most important microorganisms, Prochlorococcus, a marine ...

www.biologicaldiversity.org/campaigns/ocean_plastics

OCEAN PLASTICS POLLUTION. A Global Tragedy for Our Oceans and Sea Life. Plastic accumulating in our oceans and on our beaches has become a global crisis.

eradicateplastic.com/10-shocking-facts-about-plastic-pollution-in-the-ocean

10 shocking facts about plastic pollution in the ocean · 1. There is now more microplastic particles in the oceans than there are stars in our galaxy. · 2. About ...

boxedwaterisbetter.com/blogs/blog/10-mind-blowing-facts-that-prove-how-harmful-plastic-is-to-our-planet

8) Every minute, a garbage truck's worth of plastic pollution ends up in the ocean. Oceana estimates that 17.6 billion pounds of plastic enter our oceans ...

www.take3.org/the-plastic-facts

INTERESTING FACT. Plastic bags are rarely recycled. To change this, countries and regions are increasingly setting up soft plastics recycling systems to turn ...

www.conserve-energy-future.com/intriguing-facts-about-plastic-pollution.php

Fact 14. There is so much plastic trash that is left floating on the ocean's surface. Plastic accounts for around 90% of all ocean trash with 46,000 pieces of ...

australian.museum/blog-archive/science/interesting-plastic-facts

Apr 22, 2010 ... Plastic bags and other plastic garbage thrown into the ocean kill as many as 1 million sea creatures every year.

oceanservice.noaa.gov/hazards/marinedebris/plastics-in-the-ocean.html

Feb 26, 2021 ... Plastics are the most common form of marine debris. They can come from a variety of land and ocean-based sources; enter the water in many ...

www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/articles/2018/09/24/9-startling-facts-about-plastics-in-the-ocean

Sep 24, 2018 ... Up to 13 million tons of plastic waste enters the ocean each year, threatening marine ecosystems and the people who depend on them. Global ...

www.preserve.eco/blogs/stories/5-startling-facts-about-ocean-plastic-pollution-and-what-we-can-do-to-stop-it

The facts around ocean plastic pollution are staggering, but the world is poised ... The data on items found on beaches is generated by an amazing feat of ...

www.condorferries.co.uk/plastic-in-the-ocean-statistics

10 items ... 8 million pieces of plastic pollution find their way into our ocean daily. 79% of plastic waste is sent to landfills or the ocean, while only 9% is ...