How much do we really know about the damage caused by plastic waste in our ocean? Here are some informative videos that explains just a portion of what we know. After watching these videos we hope you'll realize the need to use reusable shopping bags.
The Pacific Trash Vortex Explained
You've heard about it on the news. You've read about it in blogs, What exactly is the Pacific Trash Vortex? Planet 100 is here to give you the facts.
World biggest garbage dump - plastic in the Ocean
The world biggest garbage dump is a floating one and has twice the size of the USA.
Charles Moore: Sailing the Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation first discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch -- an endless floating waste of plastic trash. Now he's drawing attention to the growing, choking problem of plastic debris in our seas.
Pacific Garbage Dump- Nightline
Plastic Bottles & Ocean Pollution
Plastic is poisoning our oceans and a lot of that plastic comes from plastic beverage bottles. Stop using disposable plastic water bottles and switch to using filtered tap water in reusable water bottles. It's easy to do. It will help save the ocean. It will save you money.