Matthew Savoca

Matthew Savoca

Matthew Savoca is a postdoctoral researcher at Stanford University.

Plastic trash on a beach

Commentary: Plastic trash in the ocean is a global problem, and the US is the top source

By: , and - December 7, 2021

Plastic waste of all shapes and sizes permeates the world’s oceans. It shows up on beaches, in fish, and even in Arctic sea ice. And a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine makes clear that the United States is a big part of the problem. As the report shows, the […]