Every year, millions of tons of plastic are found in the ocean, most of this plastic is trapped in gyres and gets broken down, and the broken down plastic can be mistaken for food by sea animals.
Therei s a non-profit organization, developing advanced technologies to rid the world’s ocean of plastic called, “The Ocean Cleanup”.
What are they using to help them clean up the ocean?
What is the Ocean Cleanup’s passive system comprised of?
What exactly does it do to help the ocean become cleaner?
They utilize the ocean currents and use there passive drifting systems and it is estimated to clean uphalf the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in 5 years.
We can also start recycling more and not ketting our trash go to the oceans.
A garbage-collecting coastline in the water, massive floating booms that sit on top of the water. Just like beaches collect our plastic waste, the boom can passively gather plastic waste and pull it to its center.