Here you can find the latest essential reports on plastic contamination of the seas

UN report (2016) on status, effects and action on marine waste:

Marine Plastic Debris and Microplastics


World Economic Forum´s report on the new plastics economy:

The New Plastics Economy - Rethinking the future of plastics


NOAA´s report on effects of marine waste in coastal waters:

Marine Debris Impacts on Coastal and Benthic Habitats


GESAMP expert group´s global estimate on the effects of microplastics:

Sources, fate and effects of microplastics in the marine environment: 

A global assessment


The Danish Environmental Authority´s report on sources of microplastics in Denmark:

Marine Litter in Nordic Waters