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Island of plastic garbage in Pacific 16 times bigger than thought - study

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 02:12

A giant island of plastic floating in the Pacific Ocean holds as much as 16 times more debris than was previously thought, posing a significant threat to the food chain, according to an international team of scientists. Stuart McDill reports.

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A giant island of plastic floating in the Pacific Ocean holds as much as 16 times more debris than was previously thought, posing a significant threat to the food chain, according to an international team of scientists. Stuart McDill reports.

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Island of plastic garbage in Pacific 16 times bigger than thought - study

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 02:12