Do plastics need to change to protect marine life?

Do plastics need to change to protect marine life?

Screen Shot 2016-07-19 at 2.47.14 PMIn a recent article, “Scientists call for better plastics design to protect marine life,”  reporter Fiona Harvey interviewed experts in London about ways that the plastics industry should change to reduce the volume of plastic that’s ending up in the ocean. The scientists interviewed suggested making changes to materials to encourage more recycling, which may prevent single-use containers from ending up as litter and marine debris.