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Plastic litter adorns British shores

More plastic rubbish is finding its way onto Britains beaches than ever before, according to a new study.Plastic debris now accounts for more than 58% of all litter found on UK beaches. The research shows people are throwing away more plastic bags, cigarette butts, plastic bottles and sweet wrappers.The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) conducted the MCS Beachwatch 2007 Report and found that plastic litter on ...