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‘Turn the tide on plastic’ urges UN, as microplastics in the seas now outnumber stars in our galaxy



Launching an unprecedented global campaign, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is urging everyone to eliminate the use of microplastics and stop the excessive, wasteful use of single-use plastic, to save the world’s seas and oceans from irreversible damage before it’s too late.




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