Plastic is everywhere and it’s hard to imagine a life without it. We rely on it so much and it’s incredibly useful but it is causing damage to people and to the planet. [pullquote]Today more than a 100 million tonnes of plastic is drifting around the oceans.[/pullquote] It’s a Plastic World is a brilliant animated film showing what plastic is doing to the environment, humans and wildlife. I never knew that every time we brush our teeth, the toothpaste could contain micro plastics which can’t be filtered out and then end up in our oceans. Did you?
Please take a few minutes to watch this film and then please share it with as many people as possible.
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