TNPSC   |   3 year(s) ago

Plastic Polution - Aquatic system



  • Plastic pollution in aquatic systems may triple by 2040
     
  • Around 23-37 million tonnes of waste could end up in the ocean a year by 2040, up from 9-14 million tonnes a year in 2016
     
  • The UNEP report titled From Pollution to Solution : a global assesment of marine litter and plastic pollution