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Approximately how long will it take to remove all plastic from our oceans?

Posted on November 06 2012

Question submitted by Bainbridge High School

Referring back to earlier questions, you’ve probably realized by now that this isn’t going to happen.  We need to work on encouraging plastic manufacturers to make their products more environmentally friendly, getting our society to a place where we use plastic more thoughtfully, and improving how we dispose of the plastic we use.