Plastic Pollution Facts
Oceans Under Siege
Annually, almost 100 million marine animals die due to plastic pollution.
Annually, an individual ingests approximately 70,000 microplastics.
Globally, around 400 million tons of plastic waste is produced annually.
A Grim Future
Plastic production and disposal might emit greenhouse gases equivalent to 615 coal plants by 2050.
The pandemic added almost 25,900 tonnes of plastic to our oceans.
Philippines contributes 36% of the global plastic waste in the ocean.
The annual value lost in plastic packaging waste during sorting is estimated at US$ 80–120 billion.
Time for Change
Plastic pollution is a crisis we've created. Let's unite to solve it.