‘Plastic pollution of the oceans is perhaps the greatest environmental issue in the 21st century’

Plastic bags, plastic bottles and aluminium cans for beer and soft drinks account for roughly half the waste that finds its way into Greek seas, according to Professor Giorgos Papatheodorou of the Marine Geology and Natural Oceanography Laboratory at Patras University.”Our research has led us to an important conclusion. That 50 pct of the waste … Continue reading ‘Plastic pollution of the oceans is perhaps the greatest environmental issue in the 21st century’