These last few months, Australia is facing a depressing spectacle. The Australian coastline, once renowned for its beauty and touristic attraction, are now totally devastated by all the rubbish dumped by the sea. Locals even refer to this phenomenon as a “Plastic Tsunami”, scientists, meanwhile, are overwhelmed by the event. However, the phenomenon is not only a tearful event to observe but also demonstrates the real face of pollution which is a reality that has long been ignored and neglected, the one of our oceans being overpolluted.
Catégorie : Déchets plastiques
France consumes 4.5 million tons of virgin plastic resins every year. There, the recycling rate of plastics is only 22%. However, plastic is a malleable material, easy to recycle, colorable and light. Everyone should learn to reuse their plastic waste and learn the real value of this material.
Plastic Odyssey, c’est le nom du navire qui sillonnera pendant 3 ans les mers, avec pour seul carburant les rebuts de déchets plastiques. Mais ce n’est pas l’unique intérêt de ce navire, ce qui rend...