Antarctic sea ice! No habitat or ecosystem remains without plastic in our modern world. Scientists have studied the adverse effects of plastic for years and continue to warn humanity of its consequences.
Unfortunately, most of their concerns fall on deaf ears. ADVERTISEMENTIn 2016, global plastic emissions in the world’s lakes, rivers, and oceans ranged from 9 to 23 million metric tons per year.
Scientists believe that similar amounts are emitted on land annually. By 2025, researchers estimate that plastic pollution will nearly double if we don’t curb our appetite for plastic.Read more on powerofpositivity.com