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Listen: People May Be Consuming A Credit Card's Worth Of Plastic, Weekly.

: 06/12/2019 - 11:37

People may be eating the same amount of plastic that's found in a credit card per week.

A new study by the environmental charity WWF International has found the average person is ingesting 5 grams of plastic every week.

The research also found bottled water was the main source of ingestion of plastic around the world.

Environmental and Policy developer Dr. Cara Augustenborg isn't surprised by the findings:

12plastic.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett

 

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