Scientists in the UK are using satellites to spot floating plastic pollution on our seas and coastal areas

Scientists in the UK are using satellites to spot floating plastic pollution on our seas and coastal areas. It’s hoped the data, collected from around 700 kilometers above the Earth’s surface, could help researchers answer questions about where plastic pollution comes from and where it congregates.

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From bags to bottles, some 13 million tons of plastic flows into our oceans every year, according to a 2018 United Nations report. It’s claimed that if this present trend continues, our oceans could contain more plastic than fish by 2050. Marine species ingest or become entangled by plastic debris, sometimes causing injury or even death. The UN says 100,000 marine animals die each year due to plastic pollution related causes.

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Plastic hurts the Ocean lives. Now scientists are calling on everyone to rename plastics as toxic waste. Hope people no longer think that plastic is a money-saving solution to all problems. Because plastic is lighter and cheaper, its transportation costs are also lower. But plastic is so cheap because we haven’t considered its environmental costs. Plastic has penetrated every aspect of our lives. It will be in our lives. However, in order to protect the environment, we cannot completely avoid the use of plastics at present, but we should use plastics in suitable places, such as those with long lifespans, that’s the key.

Plastic packaging bags are not a long-lived product, because they are light and cheap, and they have become convenient supplies for people. But most bags are replaced when they are used up, resulting in plastic waste everywhere on the planet.

However, the good news is that after a long period of exploration and research, it is now possible to replace the petroleum-refined plastic film with a film produced from vegetable starch or fiber. These fully degradable plastic bags can be converted into water and carbon dioxide in the soil in a short time. This is a virtuous cycle for the environment.

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Post time: Dec-11-2019


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