Ocean pollution: South Asia
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PUTTING INDIA ON THE MAP - POLLUTING OCEANS
Mar 29 2015
The worst offenders, in terms of total plastic pollution in the ocean, belong to middle-income countries with rapidlygrowing coastal populations that lack the resources to keep pace with waste management infrastructure. What's even worse is just how much the study projects these numbers will grow in the future, based on predictions of population growth in each country by 2025. India shows a disturbing explosion Source: Jambeck et al, Science 2015