The Facts

Marine Plastic Pollution – By the Numbers

  Globally 275 million tonnes of plastic waste is generated each year  In 2016 over 9 million tonnes of plastic will enter the world’s oceans...
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The impacts of marine plastic pollution:

It is well known that plastic entering the world’s oceans are having a huge impact on our marine life but it also has far reaching...
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Toxicity

There is a lot of misinformation concerning the toxicity of plastics and it’s important to note that this is a complex issue. The very nature...
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Microplastics

The rising tide of plastic pollution in our rivers and oceans is causing increasing worldwide concern. Did you know that the CSIRO recently completed a...
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Plastic bags

Plastic bag litter is dangerous and ugly. In the marine environment whole bags appear similar to the food normally eaten by animals such as turtles...
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