C10: The Global Problem of Marine Debris

C10: The Global Problem of Marine Debris (困擾全球的海洋垃圾問題)

There is a growing concern of the problem of marine debris especially plastic waste. The problem is getting more serious as the plastic waste is broken down into smaller pieces named as microplastic. The talk will introduce to the audience the extent of the problems, threats to the marine life and possible solutions. Research being done over the world will be introduced.

海洋垃圾,特別是塑膠廢物越來越受到人們的重視。但是,由於塑膠廢物會分解為更細少的微塑膠,問題因而變得更加嚴重。這個講座會介紹海洋垃圾的情況、對海洋生物造成的威脅和一些解決辦法。講座亦會介紹這方面最新的研究成果。     


Speaker: Dr. CHEUNG Siu Gin
Duration: 1 hour
Medium of Language: English or Cantonese 


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