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Global volume of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch by material 2015

Volume of plastic waste in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in 2015, by source (in metric tons)

by T. Wang, last edited Jan 28, 2019
Global volume of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch by material 2015 This statistic displays the plastic waste mass in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGB) in 2015, broken down by source. In that year, some 41,000 metric tons of the plastic waste in the GPGB was derived from plastic lines, ropes, and fishing nets.
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Volume of plastic waste in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in 2015, by source (in metric tons)

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