- By Roger Harrabin BBC environment analyst, Nairobi
Ocean plastic a 'planetary crisis' - UN
Life in the seas risks irreparable damage from the ever-increasing tide of plastic waste, the UN's head of oceans has warned. http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-42225915
Plastic ... Something I mention at the start of the book - I have seen the disaster at first hand. We should be ashamed of ourselves for all that we ignore.