• More than 8 million tonnes of plastics are dumped in the oceans each yer.

 

  • 1 Million plastic bags are used worldwide every minute.

 

  • More than 1 Million plastic bottles are sold per minute worldwide.

 

  • It can take between 500 and 1000 years for plastic to degrade, if it ever does !

 

  • The majority of plastics ever produced still exist on earth.

 

  • Plastic debris causes the death of more than a million seabirds every year, as well as more than 100,000 marine animals.

 

  • Plastics will outweigh fish in the ocean by 2050 unless we act now.