Plastic is everywhere on Earth. It is in tiny plankton, in our water supply, and in us. Dan Morrison is a friend and colleague who has been writing and talking about plastic in our environment for years.
Check out his latest piece highlighted by Public Radio International detailing how plastics are ending up in our food chain in tiny amounts that cause serious problems.
What are some of those problems? Tanele Dlamini from The University of Witwatersrand media school has assembled this important info-graphic for the Dung Beetle project, in association with Alliance Earth. Check it out and get to know your plastic numbers, and the dangers they pose.