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A giant pool noodle to clean up ocean plastic launches today

A giant pool noodle to clean up ocean plastic launches today

作者:贾翰彩  时间:2019-03-06 11:18:22  人气:

The Ocean Cleanup By Joshua Howgego On Saturday, engineers plan to tow a gigantic floating boom out of San Francisco Bay, past Alcatraz prison, and to the open ocean. It is destined to begin cleaning up the mountains of plastic rubbish circulating in the Pacific. But is this the right way to do it? The idea of the project, called The Ocean Cleanup, is to collect plastic passively. As waves lap against the boom, the buoyant rubbish fragments should collect against it. Any drifting animals such as jelly fish,