Ocean Plastic Pollution and Ocean Gyre Blog Posts

January 31, 2019
Ocean plastics wreak havoc in the Pacific Ocean.

Today, ocean gyres or vortexes collect storm debris, the same way they have for years. But the majority of this material is plastic. Man-made materials were essentially born out of the industrial revolution, a period when terrific advancements were made in manufacturing and production, including those in chemical processes. Out of that upsurge in technology, plastic was invented.

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