The only thing that blocks adoption of more sustainable plastics is our obsession with fossil fuels

When the San Francisco sea lion named Blonde Bomber made one of his regular appearances at the city’s Pier 39, residents were alarmed at the plastic strap wrapped around his neck. Alarmed, but also not surprised: Plastic pollution is so ubiquitous in the ocean that there are activists who devote hours each week to saving wildlife from such debris....

Originally posted on salon.com