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More plastic in Pacific Ocean than expected

Published on
March 26, 2018

There is more plastic floating around in the oceans as scientists had previously thought. The Ocean Cleanup comes with a new estimate of 80.000 tons floating in the Pacific Ocean, which is four times more than the highest estimations so far. In a radio interview, Prof. Tinka Murk discusses the issue with NPO1.

Click here to listen to the interview. Do note that it is in Dutch.