Business Insider: “A ship operated by Evergreen Marine Corp., the company behind the vessel blocking the Suez Canal, once released 28,800 plastic toys into the Pacific Ocean by accident in the 1990s – and they were still washing up on shores around the world 15 years later.” Learn more at:www.opdera.org Source:https://www.businessinsider.in/…/articleshow/81708512.cms #zerowaste #plasticfree #plasticpollution #recycle […]
WORST EVER CONTAINER DISASTER UPDATE – Where will containers lost and abandoned by ONE Apus in the Pacific Ocean end up?
On November 30, 2020, The Ocean Network Express’s (“ONE”) Apus, a 14,000 TEU containership built-in 2019 measuring 364-meters in length and sailing under the Japanese flag, lost thousands of containers overboard in one of the worst container ship disasters.
WORST EVER CONTAINER DISASTER – ONE Apus Loses 1,861 Cargo Containers in the Pacific Ocean – One month after sister ship loses 100
The container ship, ONE Apus, was en route from China to Long Beach, CA, when it hit bad weather, causing it to roll and lose approximately 1,861 containers 1600nm Northwest of Hawaii.