Canada bans single-use plastics from the year 2021 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau planned to ban plastic bottles, straws and plastic bags clogging the world’s oceans. Canada to lead to fighting against plastic pollution as the country with the world’s longest coastline.
Currently, 10 percent of plastics are recycled. A million birds and more than 100,000 marine mammals worldwide suffer injury or death through the food chain. Plastic Straws, plastic bags, cutlery, plates among the items.
Around 180 countries reached a deal to reduce the amount of plastic that ends up in the world’s oceans.
Marine animals can become entangled in larger plastics – particularly cord, nets, and ropes from fishing.
Canadian government planned to decide single-use plastic products including a ban on plastic bags, straws, cutlery, plates, and stir sticks. Around 3m tonnes of plastic waste thrown away each year in Canada.