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What are the problems with creating disposable items?
Chemicals harmful to the environment
Plastic waste causes damage due to the period of biodegradation
Disposable items that are thrown cause the release of harmful fibres that pollute the environment.
Release of toxic chemicals.
Effects marine life by releasing harmful toxins.
People throw away a plastic counted in tons into seas and oceans. These plastic contain dangerous chemicals and differents types of fish eat the plastic getting themselves contaminated by the plastic. People go fished and catch some of the fish and eat them making them sick
What are solutions to these problems?
Trying not to use water sources as a trash can
Organize or participate in a beach clean up
don't use plastic
Avoid using microbeads
Products containing them
Microbeads are small particles of plastic that are
contained many of our daily cosmetics.
Once released into our seweagee systeem, they effect millions of marine life