Plastics are projected to contribute to 15% of the 2050 global carbon budget.
Terrestrial micro-plastic pollution is estimated at 4 to 23 times higher than marine pollution.
One third of all plastic waste ends up in soils or freshwater.
There will be more pieces of plastic in the ocean than fish by 2050.
Even in the deepest sea, organisms have plastic contamination in guts.
We consumed up to a credit card’s work of microplastics annually.