For this discussion, please answer the following:
- What are 2 things that concern you most about the global use of plastics?
- What is your opinion about major companies banning plastic straws? Plastic straws are only account for about .03% of the plastic in the ocean. Do you think this is a good way to help the current situation, or do you feel that these companies may have an ulterior motive for the ban?
- Why do you think companies aren’t doing more to address the larger issues in the ocean such as finishing nets, plastic bottles and plastic bags?
- Do the materials covered this week motivate you to change your behavior/habits around the use of plastic? If so, how? If not, why not?