Did you know that only 9% of plastics are recycled in Canada? In 2010 alone, Canada released 8,000 tonnes of plastic waste into waterways—that’s as heavy as 75 blue whales. The evidence is clear: we need to #BeatPlasticPollution. Scientists estimate that by 2050, plastic could outweigh fish in our #oceans. Follow Catherine McKenna’s #BeatPlasticPollution campaign, and let’s work together to tackle this challenge.