More Plastic than Fish in the Ocean by 2050: Report Offers Blueprint for ChangePosted on January 24, 2016 by DrRossH in Plastic & Wildlife
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Most plastic packaging is used only once; new report reveals that 95% of the value of plastic packaging material, worth $80 billion-$120 billion annually, is lost to the economy
· Report predicts that, on the current track, oceans will contain more plastic than fish by 2050 (by weight)
· Report offers vision for a global economy in which plastics never become waste, and a blueprint for the systemic change and collaboration needed to realize that vision
· Read the full report here
If more plastic waste in the oceans than fish is not raising alarms then we are not sure what would.