LifeGrid Magazine March 2018 - Page 11

The Cold Water Shock of a Hot Environmental Topic by Ildiko Scurr This month I feel I have a duty to write about a topic which affects us all globally. Life Grid is a global magazine so this topic feels very appropriate. It is about plastic and especially plastic packaging. In November last year, the BBC ran a wildlife docu- mentary series called Blue Planet, narrated by Sir David Attenborough. Viewers were stunned by the images of what is happening in our oceans. Birds dying because their legs get tangled in 7F2&w2vW2G&vvr7F2&Rf"֖W2&V6W6RFW6( BvWBg&VRB6VGW'FW2B&G&76W2VFp7F2VWG2BW&6rg&VvW"BFRfW'Vvǒ7GW&R2V&Vw2vR7&VFR7&VF&RF2bv7FPFBFW6( BFVw&FRB26rFRGW&v&B27VffW"GVRFW"VVBFfR7F06FW'2f"WfW'FrW"FW&v&BFW&P27GVǒ7F26BFR6f26VFPw&VB6f2v&&vRF6v2FR67&&VBW"V&Ɨ6VB'FRF6V2@F7W&2F֖7G&FbFRVFVB7FFW2W7FFW2bG26R&vRg&sF&PFR7V&RWG&W2FRvFW FVw&FW2FR7F2F6W"B6W"'FЦ6W2BB2VFV'FVF2"v62FRvBWw22FBVR&RvrWFFPVVBFF6WFrG&7F2&WBB7BV 6VB7WW&&WBV6VBFW&R6pWBv'&B7F26vrFRWV7FF0FBFW"7WW&&WG2v7F'BFfr7VB7F22&V6RBVf&VFF2F'6WB2Fr7FF'6WB6VG( 267FƖR0f6FVBגFW6G2bFW&7G2GW&rFR7VW F2FW&RgFVB66W&VB&WBFPƗGFW"FWVfR&VBV6V"w&VBF'6W@&V66V2"v6VB#"&V6W2vW&P6VVB2'BbFR#rw&VBF'6WB&V66VffrfW"C#RfVFVW'27VFp6WfW&W'2FƗGFW"6F'6WN( 267G2&WG&WfpW7BfW"33&w2bƗGFW"g&6&7F6W&6FǖP&Vv2FN( 2CRWG&W27W&fW'2v7B6WvvR7F'FVB&6FR0vVw&WbVRvfVBvFW"7'G06VFr7W&fr6RFvWFW"F&FW7BBFP6WvvRFBv2&VrVVBFFR6V@rFV66vF27F2WF0&V6RFRWr6WvvRFW&R2vǒ7FfP'&6&W&VWF&v6r&V66V2VGV6FrVR&WBFRFvW'2b7F2RЧFBvBFF&WB&VGV6rBB6vЦrf"w2F&WfVBBƗfr66RFFR&V6V2FBVRW&R&Rv&RbFR&"ЦVFvFR&V6vVRvf"W"vƲP6R7&726WfW&ƗGFR6W2vW&RR66@B6V7W&Vǒ6ffVRRbF6R6W22FP&V6WB6fRB6&7F6W&6v6V6V@F2V"FW&RvW"W6r7F26vrgFW"vF6rFR&VRWB6W&W2FWF'&6G&FRWfVFRvFW"7VFvP62ƖRFvWBWBFRf'7B66RFR7V6֖W0g&&VBFR6VG2B6FR&V6WBW6W2Bb7W27G&w2B&w2FWrffW"F66VBBG&2b7W7FW'2'&rFV"v&Vf&R7WBFWfR&2WG6FRf"6&BЦ&&B7F2B62v6FW&V76R$ЧFrvR6FFVv&R&WBFW"FFpBvRRFV6W&vRFW"VRF&R&P&W76&RF 7&72FRvFW"FW"vǒV"6fR6V@FR&V6W6R2V6VBFBFW&R7FЧrW6r7F27G&w2B6ffVR7WƖG2WV7B&R6fW2FFFR6R6vRpfRWrW&v7FR6&VVrV6W"ЦvVB'6W2ƖR'&7FFFW2BFאW'6R2FBF2'F6R7&W2琧VRF&V6R&7FfRr7vF6VB0W"6VGFG&W76rFRv&7F0&&V7W&fW'2v7B6WvvRwwr62&rVw&VBF'6WB&V66VwwrƗGFW&g&VV67FG6V6V