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Serious consequences of our plastic waste for the planet

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Serious consequences of our plastic waste for the planet

ย ๐–๐ก๐ข๐œ๐ก ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ฅ๐ฅ๐จ๐ฐ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐จ๐›๐ฃ๐ž๐œ๐ญ๐ฌ ๐œ๐จ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐Ÿ๐ข๐ง๐ ๐ข๐ง ๐š๐ง ๐š๐ฅ๐›๐š๐ญ๐ซ๐จ๐ฌ๐ฌ'๐ฌ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ฆ๐š๐œ๐ก? a) disposable lighters b) squid beaks c) bottle caps d) plastic toys e) all of the above Guess what? Itยดs sad but true. Itยดs all of the above. Although albatrosses prefer squid and fish eggs, they will eat any floating objects including plastic trash. ๐ธ๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘๐‘™๐‘Ž๐‘ ๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘ก๐‘Ÿ๐‘Ž๐‘ โ„Ž ๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘ฃ๐‘’๐‘›๐‘ก๐‘  ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘š ๐‘“๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘š ๐‘๐‘’๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘™๐‘’ ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘‘๐‘–๐‘”๐‘’๐‘ ๐‘ก ๐‘“๐‘œ๐‘œ๐‘‘, ๐‘ ๐‘œ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ก ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘ฆ ๐‘ค๐‘–๐‘™๐‘™ ๐‘‘๐‘–๐‘’! All the displayed objects were found in an albatross stomach. This albatross is just one example. According to UNESCO,ย  one million seabirds and more than 100,000 marine mammals...

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