‘A confronting amount’: CSIRO study finds 14 million tonnes of plastic on ocean floor

October 6th, 2020

The New Daily, Other, 05/10/2020, Samantha Dick
Every drink bottle we buy, face scrub we use and chip packet we finish results in tiny plastics entering the ocean. But where are these tiny micro-plastics, exactly? […] A new study by the CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, has estimated up to 14 million tonnes of micro-plastics have sunk to the bottom of the ocean floor.

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