A new island has appeared in the South Pacific Ocean the size ofFrance, Portugal and Spain. It is an increasing waste island whereplastic debris… Read More
A new island has appeared in the South Pacific Ocean the size ofFrance, Portugal and Spain. It is an increasing waste island whereplastic debris accumulates. Plastic rubbish, from drinks bottles andfishing nets to the ubiquitous carrier bag, end up in the world’soceans. These are almost impossible to clean up, because plastic doesnot bio-degrade, it only breaks down physically, and so persists in theenvironment for possibly hundreds of years. I examinated the materialplastic in three projects.
The first project shows the role of plastic in my life: I took apicture of every single plastic product in my household. Concludingthat plastic is involved in almost everything that we use on a dailybasis, we depend on our plastic. Read Less