According to CNN, Plastic straws is a nightmare that destroys the marine environment. Statistics show that about 500 million straws are used every day in the United States, and most of them are not recycled but are thrown straight down, causing water pollution and killing marine life. This is just the number of American, so imagine how many straws the world uses in a day? It will be a terrible number that we do not dare to think about. If this situation continues, within the next 30 years, the number of straws will be more than fish in the sea. Unfortunately.
Plastic straws are causing a great threat to the survival of marine life. When dropped into the ocean, plastic straws are not compostable or biodegradable, they are broken into tiny pieces known as “microplastics”. Scientists at UGA New Materials Institute conducted a study and found that there are smaller particles than dust in marine turtles. According to this study, 1. We only have one planet, and being the custodian of this earth, we have to make a right choice. Join us to save the Earth.