Storm Eleanor reveals scale of plastic waste off Britain’s coast. Beachcombers and environmental activists were shocked by the scale of plastic waste uncovered in the aftermath of Storm Eleanor.
The Cornish coast was choked by waste, with pictures showing rockpools full of plastic and beaches fringed by containers and straws.
It appeared the storm had whipped up all the plastic waste in the area and dumped it on Cornwall’s picturesque beaches.
Volunteers helped with the tidy-up for hours as they endeavoured to get the coast clean. Storm,Eleanor,reveals,scale,of,plastic,waste,off,Britain’s,coast,Storm Eleanor reveals scale of plastic waste off Britain’s coast.