Five Asian Countries Dump More Plastic Into Oceans Than Anyone Else Combined: How You Can Help

https://www.forbes.com/sites/hannahleung/2018/04/21/five-asian-countries-dump-more-plastic-than-anyone-else-combined-how-you-can-help/

China, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam are dumping more plastic into oceans than the rest of the world combined

Not only does plastic kill marine life and choke seabirds, but toxic fragments from plastic can end up in the seafood we eat. It also requires decades to break down.

The situation isn’t hopeless though. The best way to cut plastic waste is to cut consumption, experts say.

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4 Comments on “Five Asian Countries Dump More Plastic Into Oceans Than Anyone Else Combined: How You Can Help

  1. Good post. I find it amusing but wasteful when in places like Thailand, you get a plastic bag in stores even when buying a small bottle of water.
    Reducing plastic usage, reusing plastic bags, and recycling plastic goods are important to reduce plastic pollution.

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