The big news on the morning of writing this piece (23rd October 2018) was that plastic had reached the human food chain. A study found as many as nine different types of plastic in the digestive systems of all participants they tested (Time, 2018). I’m sure that everyone will have noticed that plastic has become an increasingly visible topic of discourse in the media in recent times. Some truly disgusting statistics have emerged which have shocked many people.
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