WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT
We need to change our habits.
Microplastics come from a variety of sources, including from larger plastic debris that degrades into smaller and smaller pieces. In addition, microbeads, a type of microplastic, are very tiny pieces of manufactured polyethylene plastic that are added as exfoliants to health and beauty products, such as some cleansers and toothpastes. These tiny particles easily pass through water filtration systems and end up in the ocean lakes, posing a potential threat to aquatic life.
Sunday the 22nd of April is Earth Day. Learn about the problems and how you can help with special screenings of A Plastic Ocean, Smog Of The Sea and a talks by leading environmental activists.