WWF launches 450-year-old plastic bottle stream

The World Wide Fund for Nature has launched an online broadcast that will show the decomposition of a plastic bottle live.

WWF decided to draw attention to the problem of using disposable plastic in an unusual way. On May 10, the organization launched a stream on Facebook with a decaying plastic bottle. According to the foundation, the complete decomposition of this bottle will take 450 years. So much and the broadcast will last.

On the project site, everyone can sign a petition demanding to stop plastic pollution of the planet. The document has already been signed by over 500 thousand people.

Every year on Earth

produced

about 300 million tons of plastic. A part swims in the oceans, poisoning its inhabitants. Starting from 2021, the European Union will officially

prohibit

the sale of disposable plastic dishes.

Ministry of Natural Resources of Russia

prepares

similar ban.

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