Important Innovations Collection: Global Oceans Awash in Plastic
|Source: Monterey Bay|
Awash in Plastic
On World Ocean Day 2019 there is growing evidence that the global problem of ocean pollution from plastic waste is getting worse. By latest estimates there are 5 trillion pieces of plastic waste in global oceans. Every year another 8 million metric tons of plastic are dumped in the ocean. Once pristine ocean areas from California to Spain are facing pollution problems. For a detailed news blog, go to
Important Innovations Collection: Global Oceans Awash in Plastic: World Ocean Day Source: Monterey Bay Aqarium - Monterey Shoreline Once Pristine Locations from Monterey, CA to Spain's Basque C...