tons of plastic have been produced by modern humanity from the time we invented it. - Plastic as we know has existed for just 65-75 years. - 80% of produced plastic is trash now. - 20% of garbage is waste from food and beverage packagings. - It is estimated that about 10 million tons of plastic waste ends up in the ocean every year. - Turtles do not distinguish plastic bags from jellyfish, which may be included in their diet. - The eaten plastic accumulates in the body of sea creatures that do not digest, which in the long term leads to their malnutrition or starvation.
All these unpleasant facts exist till nowadays.
Through the centuries humans have tried to invent perfect material - lightweight, strong, easy to manufacture, durable - solution was found in 1907 - Leo Baekeland invented bakelite, the world's first synthetic plastic. This perfectness and easiness in half centurie become a new ecological problem.
Today 09.06.21, millions of people around the world come together to celebrate our one shared ocean. For the fortune this mono type is ready for this ocean day.