15 Facts That Will Make You Hate Humans (Even More Than You Already Do)
By 2050, the ocean is expected to contain more plastic than fish (by weight).
People buy a MILLION plastic bottles around the world every MINUTE. That's 20,000 per second.
Stacked end to end, the plastic bottles sold globally in 2016 would reach more than halfway to the sun, according to The Guardian.
And more than 50% of those bottles wound up in the ocean or in a landfill.
Americans alone use between 170 and 390 million straws each day — which, at its high end, equals 142 BILLION straws annually.
Humans chop down 15 BILLION trees every year...
Due largely to the burning of fossil fuels, there's more CO2 in the atmosphere today than at any point in the last 800,000 years.
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