Approximately 93 per cent of all plastics dumped into the sea come from 10 rivers in Asia and Africa.
Refined petroleum and synthetic products have reduced demand for whales, trees and human labour in many forms.
Canada’s ban will have virtually no impact on plastic waste in the ocean.
Prime Minister Trudeau recently proposed a federal ban on certain single-use plastics.
Advocates forget to account for the pollution from “cleaner” options.