We have created a class of products that defeats even the most creative and menacing bacteria that might break it down. Over the past 60 years, materials that won't break down in the environment have been replaced with synthetic plastic. From a tiny seed after World War II, plastic is now like an invasive species taking over the world. And because plastic debris does not biodegrade, it can remain for centuries, causing havoc in ecosystems. 

Issue Publication Date: 
Tuesday, March 3, 2015

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