A Chinese boy runs along the trash-strewn beach along the sea coast in Anquan village, which is in Hainan province, in 2011.
- Plastic waste in oceans is causing $13 billion of damage to marine ecosystems each year, new reports say
- Microplastics smaller than 5 millimeters, which are common in consumer goods, are especially dangerous
- The solution to the problem is increasing recycling and decreasing unneeded use of plastics
Plastic is important in our life, in many aspects, but its’ negative impacts to the environment are huge.
Let’s start using alternatives like recycle bag, to cut down usage on plastic at the same time recycle them. Thanks those who have been practicing that, and more people should join in and do the same.
Let’s go green!!!