Watch the Long Journey of the Plastic Bag (VIDEO)

You’ve probably seen a number of the magnificent BBC wildlife videos. But here’s one you may have missed. Narrated by Jeremy Irons, this video depicts the long journey of a plastic bag — from a grocery store parking lot to its home in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

Watch the video, then take action: Say NO more plastic bag pollution! 


Photo credit: M i x y via flickr


Francisco Pires
Francisco Pires4 years ago


Sheri D.
Sheri D.4 years ago

Every bag counts. I will do my best to recycle everything I can.

Marlyse G.
Marlyse G.4 years ago

it's never too late ...

Marlyse G.
Marlyse G.4 years ago

thanks for sharing !

pamela kirkham
Past Member 4 years ago

Plastic bags should be banned everywhere.

Milagre F.
Milagre F.5 years ago

I knew about this jouney. Very usefull and worth to share. So pls share it in yr sites.

David N.
David N.5 years ago

Thanks for the video. I loved it. More people need to see this and everyone needs to stop using plastic and if you do... then recycle it.

Marilyn J L.
Marilyn J L.5 years ago

Why stop with plastic bags?

Jane R.
Jane R.6 years ago

Such a delightful & funny video. By funny I mean it was like a cartoon, although it carried a serious message. Ban plastic bags worldwide!!

Jane W.
Jane Warren6 years ago

One is too many, but is there a similar garbage patch of plastic bags in the Atlantic Ocean?