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Why is plastic pollution an environmental problem? Why are people so worried about plastic pollution?
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There are a wide variety of reasons why plastic can be considered an environmental problem. 

    

References  

Geyer, R., Jambeck, J.R. and Law, K.L., (2017). Production, use, and fate of all plastics ever made. Science advances, 3(7), p.e1700782. 

Laville, S. (2019). Coca-Cola admits it produces 3m tonnes of plastic packaging a year [online]. The Guardian. Available at: <https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/mar/14/coca-cola-admits-it-produces-3m-tonnes-of-plastic-packaging-a-year> (Accessed: 24 June 2020). 

Plastic Ocean (2018). Plastic Ocean - The Facts. Available at: < https://plasticoceans.org/the-facts/ > (Accessed: 24 June 2020). 

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