Great Pacific Garbage Patch
As humans, we all dispose of trash daily. However, we never put much thought into what happens to the trash after it leaves our hand.
Every year, 10 million tons of trash are littered in the ocean . In our years of life, more then 150 million tons of trash has been thrown away.
And it only make sense that it would pile up somewhere
That is what a garbage patch is; an vortex in the ocean where trash (mostly plastic) collects.
The Pacific Garbage Patch isn't a giant island made of trash. It looks more like a soupy mixture of plastic particles. However,