1.6 Billion Masks trash reached the ocean, will take 450 years to degrade

1.6 Billion disposable masks entered Oceans, its harmful impacts

More than 1.56 billion masks entered the oceans in 2020, according to a new report. The study presenting such an alarming figure has been published by the Hong Kong-based marine conservation organization OceansAsia, titled “Masks on the beach: the impact of covid-19 on marine plastic pollution”. Tons of plastic pollution To arrive at the result, the … Read more