Plastic waste responsible for nearly 92 % life-threatening cases in marine life

Debris in the ocean, such as plastic and glass, has been having a life-threatening global impact on marine life.
Nearly 700 species of marine animal have been recorded as having encountered man-made debris according to the most comprehensive impact study in more than a decade.
Researchers at Plymouth University found evidence of 44,000 animals and organisms becoming entangled in, or swallowing debris, from reports recorded from across the globe. (TimesofIndia, 20/02/15)

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