During an ocean clean-up process in Japan, the following are the top 10 things that were found in the water...These objects are non-recyclable and pose a great threat to marine life. Wake up and do your bit! Shift to eco-friendly alternatives and say no to plastics! #astu #astueco #ecofriendly #biodegradable #alternatives #areca #saynotoplastics www.astueco.com Source: Okinawa News
It is estimated that almost all of the marine pollution in the world is comprised of plastic materials. The average proportion varied between 60% and 80% of total marine pollution. Scientists estimate that every year at least 1 million seabirds and 100,000 marine mammals and sea turtles die when they entangle themselves in plastic pollution or ingest it. Check out these infographics to get a better understanding of how plastics affect our world.