Current affairs commentary
Current affairs commentary - Plastics and Marine Litter -, You may have seen the appalling video of a turtle with plastic straw being pulled from nose?
Special food is prepared for celebrations, festivals, and other social events. People can easily buy food at stores, but substantial leftover arise from such events. Therefore, food loss has become a social problem.
Stable supply of food, water, and energy is necessary for human lives. A supply problem arises because Japan has confined land and poor natural resources. Moreover, trash must be processed properly after consumption. We always need to keep the environment clean when we obtain resources.
Marine plastic litter is a global-scale issue that has been covered by the mass media on a daily basis.