California Ocean Protection Council Targets Plastic Litter and Waste

The California Ocean Protection Council (OPC) has called on legislators and local governments to adopt measures to reduce plastic marine debris pollution.  Starting with its resolution on marine debris in 2007 and most recently with its 2008 implementation plan, the OPC has called for:

The OPC is requesting feedback on its draft Strategic Action Plan for 2012-2017. The draft plan is available here, and the comment period ends September 12, 2011 at 5pm.