A private balloon wants to reduce a national framework for reducing plastic contamination in Canadian waters unanimously passed in the House of Commons.
The M-151 movement, which was launched in November 2017 by Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns.
Johns said he was encouraged to work after the Hanjin Mara Debris Discharges in November 2016. After the dismantling and washing of burns on beaches in the west of Vancouver, b & # 39 ; Volunteers who worked to clear the spill.
In a statement, Johns gave the unanimous way "a significant impact on our seas and coastal communities."
"It is a strong indication that immediate and immediate action is needed to complete the statutory and regulatory unpredictable scope of marine plastic contamination in Canada," said John.
The move comes from the recommendations published by the Victoria Environmental Environment Law Center in 2017.
It identifies a number of important steps to prevent physical pollution in the marine environment.
These include the reduction of plastic debris, and # 39; reducing the use of a single-use plastic business, as well as providing annual funding for plastic pollution transfer; at present.