The biodiversity is the history of all the past evolutions and the reservoir of the potentialities to come. Thus our future depends of how we handle this biodiversity today. When it disappears, the wealth of the potential of our future collapses with it.
17 billion plastic bags are still consumed each year in France, of which 8 billion are left in the wild. Its production takes 1 second, it is used for 20 minutes, but needs 450 years for its initial degradation in the wild. 14,400 plastic bags are landing every hour on French beaches. At least 100,000,000 marine animals die every year by ingesting plastic. More than 1 million birds die each year by ingesting bits of plastic floating surface.