Our obsession with plastic products is damaging the planet. However, by making some little tweaks, you can help fight this environmental crisis in a big way.
Every second, people around the world buy a million plastic bottles, and less than half of them are recycled. The plastic in landfills can take up to 1,000 years to decay, and we are not just increasing our landfills–it is destroying our sea life and destroying coastal ecosystems.
Specialists estimate that there are 46,000 plastic pieces of each square miles of ocean, and plastic bags are the most devastating thing among the 5.25 trillion plastic bits now floating in the sea, according to the Australian eco-organization Ocean Crusaders. Let’s discuss why it is so bad?… Read the rest