CorpComms reports on how Blue Planet II has raised awareness of plastic pollution, particularly in the oceans. It goes on to describe how various initiatives are working on the plastic problem. It outlines some of the major facts and figures associated with plastic production and the challenges ahead. Quotes from a range of sources are given throughout.
‘It is now clear that our actions are having a significant impact on the world’s oceans, they are under threat as never before in human history… Surely we have a responsibility to care for our blue planet. The future of all life now depends on us.’
Sir David Attenborough
‘We can recycle any of the plastics that are in the packaging world and we will shortly be able to handle the plastics in the automotive and construction sects as well. All plastics are basically recyclable but what is not in place yet is capacity to do it.’
Adrian Griffiths, Recycling Technologies
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