8 billion plastic bags end up in the environment in Europe every year. Banning single use plastic bags is the only way to reduce significantly and quickly this figure and to reduce plastic pollution in the ocean. More than ever, we are active in supporting the Ban the Bag movement.
If you thought that marine litter were the result of holiday-makers' incivility, be ready to be surprised. At the end of 3 years of investigation, the provenance of waste in the Ocean has finally been revealed by the Riverine Input brigade. Immerse yourself in their investigation inspired by real facts and spiced up with imagined elements. #TrashInvestigation
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