Ocean plastic tide “violates the law”

Ocean plastic tide “violates the law”

Roger Harrabin reminds us that countries are in violation of international law by emitting ocean plastic pollution according to Oliver Tickell’s report released 20 Feb at the Ocean Plastics Crisis Summit. It is not only bad for the environment but it is illegal and offenders could be taken to the international Court of Justice and ordered to pay compensation.

To read the full article follow the link below:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43115486?lipi=urn%3Ali%3Apage%3Ad_flagship3_profile_view_base_recent_activity_details_all%3BBmi77y0PSJy4jPjxQQMp8A%3D%3D&licu=urn%3Ali%3Acontrol%3Ad_flagship3_profile_view_base_recent_activity_details_all-object

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