5 unexpected solutions to the plastic crisis [BBC Earth]
BBC Earth have listed five solutions you wouldn't expect for protecting earth against the growing plastic crisis. Take a look...
The plastic crisis is one of the greatest challenges facing planet earth.
Currently, 12.7 million tonnes of plastic ends up in our oceans each year, and the consequences for sealife are tragic, from choking turtles to poisoning whales. Clearly, the main solution is reducing the amount of plastic we use at the source, but people are also turning to technology, lateral thinking and even other species to find the answer to the monstrous behemoth of plastic on planet earth.