Plastic drink bottles, disposable utensils and balloons are among the most deadly items.
When animals eat plastic, it can block their digestive system, causing a long, slow death from starvation.
In Dubai alone hundreds of camels are known to have succumbed to plastic pollution.
Researchers think they've found a link between patients experiencing severe COVID-19 and their exposure to PFBA.
In all, infants consume as many as 1.6 million polypropylene microplastic particles on average every single day.
Current recycling commitments will only reduce annual plastic flows to the ocean by 7%. That's depressingly low.