30 Nov '17, 8am

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Then, with research progressing, the plot thickened and got gloomier. Plastics in the ocean are not just mistaken for food and ingested, they actually represent a toxic nightmare, that’s messing with mother nature. Man-made chemicals cling to plastics, like the crew of a sunken ship clinging to a life raft. With an estimated 300 billion pieces of plastic floating in the Arctic Ocean alone, all acting like a toxic sponge to carcinogenic and endocrine disruptive chemicals like PCBs, BPAs and pesticides – our seas are facing horrors on an unprecedented scale. Animals that have survived for centuries in the remotest parts of the world are now playing a role in a real life drama – their bodies are being changed by an unseen enemy.

Full article: https://www.mcsuk.org/appeal/stop-the-plastic-tide

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