A worker hangs on as trucks full of plastic bottles pull into Toplun, a recycling facility in Valenzuela, Philippines. The Philippines is the third largest contributor to ocean plastics with 500,000 tons a year. Twenty-five percent of the waste of the Philippines is produced in Metro Manila.
- RANDY OLSON
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- Plastic or Planet? National Geographic magazine 3/2018