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

How ocean biodiversity will be affected by global warming?

Climate Crisis: Oceans had highest temperature recorded in 2022

The loss of biodiversity is one of the three planetary crises that the world will face due to climate change, said the United Nations (UN) in 2021. According to the international organization, extreme weather events such as droughts and floods, as well as air pollution, will be responsible for the loss of more than two million hectares of land … Read more