Plastic is literally jamming up nature's code. The very durability that makes plastic so useful to humans is exactly what makes it incredibly harmful to all the natural life cycles in every ecosystem worldwide. When it comes to an accumulation of plastic in our oceans, David de Rothschild—expedition leader of the Plastiki
, a boat made of 12,500 recycled plastic bottles—says the problem has gotten out of control.
Printed from Oprah.com on Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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