beach ocean plastic waste

Crisis of Ocean Plastic

Public, consumer, and government actions against plastic pollution are being tracked by National Geographic.

Polluted water ocean plastic bottles

EU Plan to Tackle Marine Litter

The EU reached a provisional political agreement to “tackle marine litter at its source”.

Plastic flotsam art

Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is “a giant soup, a gyre. It’s a whirlpool of tiny fragments of plastic in the ocean at various depths”.