Plastic Effect In Marine Life

By Kathy Coronado , 04/01/2016

Introduction to plastic in the ocean

The dangers of plastic and other waste is rising many dangers to the marine environment. In Research, it is shown that in water, plastic slowly break downs and takes years to actually break down. As it slowly breaks down, toxic additives gets released. Many creatures like fish and turtle mistake it as food and ingest it. This is really dangerous , in the future there will be more plastic than fish.

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