Plastic waste is booming from the coronavirus pandemic

Tierr@_de_N@die: Masks, gloves, body bags,… plastic is all around us as far as protective measures against COVID19 concerns. How is it slowing down the world battle to reduce the plastic pollution specially in ours seas?

The pandemic is «forcing many Americans, businesses and government officials to realize that single-use plastics are often the safest choice,» the group said.Conservation groups criticized studies cited by the body, and have talked up others which suggest that Covid-19 lives for longer on plastic than on most other surfaces. CNN has contacted the Plastics Industry Association for comment.

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