1.56 billion masks will enter our oceans in 2020

The Candace Owens Show

PragerU is excited to launch The Candace Owens Show featuring in-depth conversations with fascinating guests on a variety of topics. Tune-in every Sunday on...

Harvey Weinstein Charged with Six Counts of Sexual Assault in L.A.

Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced former Hollywood executive, has been charged with six more counts of sexual assault in Los Angeles, the New York Times reports. In...

Man arrested for human trafficking

LAURINBURG — Police here responded to a call on Saturday to check on the well-being of a minor, but the case quickly became much...

Medical Technology Company President Charged in Scheme to Defraud Investors and Health Care Benefit Programs in Connection with COVID-19 Testing

The president of a California-based medical technology company was charged in a complaint unsealed today in the Northern District of California, in connection with...

Statement from the Press Secretary Regarding Executive Grants of Clemency

Today, President Donald J. Trump granted Full Pardons to 15 individuals and commuted part or all of the sentences of an additional 5 individuals. Alfonso...

While masks and other protective items have been vital in the fight against COVID-19, they can have an incredibly detrimental impact on the environment. According to some estimates, humans globally use and dispose of an estimated 129 billion face masks and 65 billion plastic gloves every month.

Inevitably, some of those items will end up in our oceans, where they can wreak havoc on the marine ecosystem. And according to a recent report by conservation organization OceansAsia, the number of face masks that made it into the planet’s oceans this year may be as high as 1.5 billion.

Continue Reading

Source: Greenmatters.com

Source: OceanAsia.org

Hot Topics

Hollywood Producer Who Was Part Of Jeffrey Epstein’s “Lolita Express Circle” Dead – Falls Off 27th Floor Of Building

I’m sure this is just a coincidence, right? Just prior to the arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell this week, Hollywood producer and long time friend...

Federal Judge Rejects Additional Discovery in Case Concerning Hillary Clinton’s Emails

A federal judge in Washington, D.C. on Friday denied a request for additional discovery in a lawsuit concerning Hillary Clinton's use of a private...

RedRacer Video

Watch Tito Ortiz's Videos

Related Articles

Over 432,000 Votes Removed From Trump in Pennsylvania, Data Scientists Say

Pennsylvania election data shows that over 432,000 votes were removed from President Donald Trump during the November election, data scientists say. According to an analysis by...

Dem Rep. ends congressional prayer with ‘Amen and awomen’

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, D-MO, opened the 117th Congress with a prayer that ended with an attempt to bring in more gender-inclusive language. The Democratic lawmaker,...

Pentagon orders USS Nimitz to stay in Persian Gulf after Iranian threats against Trump

The Pentagon on Sunday evening order the USS Nimitz to remain in the Persian Gulf, reversing a planned redeployment, after Iran made threats against...