How much plastic is floating in our oceans?

How much plastic is floating in our oceans?

How much plastic is floating in our oceans?

Based on measurements from 24 expeditions a recent study estimates a total mass of floating plastic debris of about

268,000 tonnes


This map shows the global plastic distribution where each dot represents

20 kg of plastic

 

Explore the Map here!: http://app.dumpark.com/seas-of-plastic-2/