arctic ice, microplastics, ocean pollution, plastic, plastic bottles, plastic waste

China: The Main Source of Plastic Bottles in the Atlantic

A new study on the pollution from plastic bottles prevalent in the Atlantic Ocean has found that Chinese merchant ships are the number one source of the problem. The researchers traveled to Inaccessible Island, located in the South Atlantic Ocean, and discovered that 73 percent of the plastic bottles that had washed up in the ...

Max Lu

Plastic bottle pollution in the ocean.