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Watch the Long Journey of the Plastic Bag (VIDEO)

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! 


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Photo credit: M i x y via flickr

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6:08AM PDT on May 12, 2012


5:14PM PST on Feb 6, 2012

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

4:51AM PST on Feb 4, 2012

it's never too late ...

4:50AM PST on Feb 4, 2012

thanks for sharing !

4:18AM PST on Feb 4, 2012

Plastic bags should be banned everywhere.

6:41AM PDT on Apr 5, 2011

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

5:26PM PST on Jan 22, 2011

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.

1:30PM PST on Jan 21, 2011

Why stop with plastic bags?

8:39PM PDT on Oct 13, 2010

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

9:03AM PDT on Sep 13, 2010

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

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