Huffpost Green

Plastic Trash Collects In Atlantic Ocean, Comparable To Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Posted: Updated:

Scientists have discovered an area of the North Atlantic Ocean where plastic debris accumulates.

The region is said to compare with the well-documented "great Pacific garbage patch".

Read the whole story at BBC News

Around the Web

The Pacific isn't the only ocean collecting plastic trash / The ...

PBS - The Voyage of the Odyssey - Track the Voyage - ATLANTIC OCEAN

Plastic Pollution in the Ocean | Part 6 | Online NewsHour ...

Great Pacific Garbage Patch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Pacific Ocean's Garbage Patch needs more study

From Our Partners