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Better Laws to Reduce Ocean Plastics

Better laws to reduce ocean plastics
Subject: 
Marine protection, plastic pollution, oceans
Author: 
West Coast Environmental Law
Summary: 

Every year, Canadians remove over 100,000 kilograms of trash that accumulates on shorelines. But clean-ups don’t address the root problem of plastics reduction – Canada needs binding legal solutions to prevent and mitigate plastic pollution.

This handout lists a few ways that citizens can step up to demand laws that will keep plastics out of our oceans and waterways.

 

Publication Date: 
March, 2018
Publication Format: 
PDF