Forbes India 15th Anniversary Special

Our oceans now have 1.56 billion disposable face masks

It takes up to 450 years for disposable masks to biodegrade, almost as much as plastic bottles, and longer than styrofoam cups, plastic grocery bags and cigarette butts

Published: Sep 23, 2021 03:34:21 PM IST
Updated: Sep 23, 2021 03:38:27 PM IST

Our oceans now have 1.56 billion disposable face masks
Our oceans now have 1.56 billion disposable face masks
Our oceans now have 1.56 billion disposable face masks
Our oceans now have 1.56 billion disposable face masks