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IF YOU LOVE THE OCEAN

THEN YOU'LL WANT TO CHANGE THE THROW-AWAY ECONOMY

The world’s oceans are choking on plastic.  This year up to twenty million tons of plastic bags, food wrappers, bottles, straws, styrofoam, plastic fishing gear, and other plastic products will cascade into the sea.  A recent study in the Strait of Georgia found over 3000 plastic micro-particles per cubic metre of water.  The throw-away plastic economy fuels this crisis must be fundamentally restructured.

The good news is that British Columbians who love the coast can lead this global reform.  more>

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