I was somewhat dismayed and concerned about this letter to the paper. I couldn’t fathom a reason why Mr. Robinson would be so concerned about banning plastic straws.
He was curious about the quote, “If human behaviors don’t change by 2050 there will be more plastic in the ocean by volume than fish.”
Sources for this statement and other facts are easily found from many different organizations, if one happens to look.
Recent articles describe the large amount of sea animals found with pounds and p...