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The River Mersey was proportionally more polluted than the Great Pacific Garbage Patch – containing equivalent to 2 million pieces of microplastic per square km.

UPSTREAM is a short film that follows Greenpeace #PlasticFreeRivers campaign + investigation, where 13 major rivers across the UK for were tested for microplastics. Working along alongside the Greenpeace Science Labatory, we reveal that plastic + the climate emergency isn't a distant problem, we are affected right here in the UK. We must urge our Government to set legally-binding plastic reduction targets in the upcoming Environment Bill and protect our wildlife. Sign the petition HERE and read the full report HERE.

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