Published On: Mon, May 21st, 2018

Plastics, other garbage found in ocean trench nearly 11 kilometres below surface

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New research published in the journal Marine Policy shows that humanity’s garbage isn’t just floating on the ocean surface where there might be some hope of cleaning it up. Video footage has captured images of garbage — including single-use plastics — on the bottom of the earth’s deepest ocean trench more than 10 km below.

CBC | World News




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