The harm caused by plastic pollution is wide-ranging. It chokes wildlife above and below the waterline. An estimated one million sea birds and an unknown number of sea turtles die each year due to plastic debris clogging their digestive tracts, and marine animals of all sorts can become tangled and incapacitated by discarded fishing lines […]
Research has shown that more than 1 in 3 fish for human consumption contains plastic. It’s estimated seafood lovers eat 11,000 pieces of toxic plastic every year. Microplastic can be found in tap water, beer and salt.