- How plastic microbeads are causing big problems
At just 0.3mm in size, the tiny microbeads in your facial scrub are doing more bad than good. We caught up with the 5 Gyres Institute who shared with us just how big an impact these little plastic beads are having on our oceans and marine life. Need French subtitles? Click on the CC in the video. Take action by using products that contain natural ingredients for exfoliation. You can also sign the petition to #banthebead from being used in cosmetics in the first place. Visit these sites to learn more: USA: http://www.5Gyres.org Canada: http://www.Ottawariverkeeper.ca Don't forget to share this video on Facebook and Twitter. Use the hashtag #banthebead.