90% of Ocean Plastic Disaster Caused by Third World Pollution

90 percent of the plastic pollution in the world’s oceans – a disaster which threatens the entire earth’s eco-system – comes from the Third World, and specifically China, India, and Africa, according to a major study of pollution sources carried out by the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research-UFZ in Germany.

The study, titled “Export of Plastic Debris by Rivers into the Sea,” was prepared by two experts employed at the UFZ (which is funded by the German government as is its official advisor on environmental matters.

The report revealed that every year, “millions of tons of plastic debris ends up in the sea—a global environmental problem with unforeseeable ecological consequences.”

Read more here from The Daily Archives

27 comments

  1. Pingback: Both Environment and Genetic Makeup Influence Behavior | VikingLifeBlog
  2. Pingback: Honkler the Clown | VikingLifeBlog
  3. Pingback: African Invaders Fight German Police over Body in “Asylum Center” in Bavaria | VikingLifeBlog
  4. Pingback: Clown World 5 | VikingLifeBlog
  5. Pingback: World Downfall | VikingLifeBlog
  6. Pingback: To be fair | VikingLifeBlog
  7. Pingback: Why Immigration Doesn’t Work | VikingLifeBlog
  8. Pingback: Horror as 61-year-old Nigerian “man” cut off boy’s hand in Lagos | VikingLifeBlog
  9. Pingback: Russia & Nigeria | VikingLifeBlog
  10. Pingback: Nigerian men targeted elderly women in romance scams | VikingLifeBlog
  11. Pingback: Two Nigerians convicted of smuggling 1.7 kg of cocaine | VikingLifeBlog
  12. Pingback: What’s behind South Africa’s xenophobic violence? | VikingLifeBlog
  13. Pingback: Nigerian Rapper (in Sweden) Calls For White People To Be Shot & Taken as Slaves | VikingLifeBlog
  14. Pingback: 10 Most Air Polluted Cities in China | China Uncensored | VikingLifeBlog
  15. Pingback: Greta Thunberg Rages Against Plastic While Sweden Blows Up | VikingLifeBlog
  16. Pingback: It’s NOT Climate Change – It’s Population Growth | VikingLifeBlog
  17. Pingback: Blame the white man! | VikingLifeBlog
  18. Pingback: Real Life Planet of the Apes | VikingLifeBlog
  19. Pingback: The Countries Polluting The Oceans The Most | VikingLifeBlog
  20. Pingback: 220 Pounds of Garbage and Debris Found in Stomach of Washed Up Dead Whale | VikingLifeBlog
  21. Pingback: An Ecological Disaster that Could Starve the World | VikingLifeBlog
  22. Pingback: African Risk Map 2019 | VikingLifeBlog
  23. Pingback: Boycott China 2020 | VikingLifeBlog
  24. Pingback: Endangered Species | VikingLifeBlog
  25. Pingback: WHICH are the MOST CORRUPT countries in the WORLD? | VikingLifeBlog
  26. Pingback: Entire Lagos neighbourhood filled with rubbish after floodwater washes trash through the streets | VikingLifeBlog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s