01RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - More than 300 million tons of plastic are produced annually around the world and approximately 8 million tons are released into the seas and oceans. The consequences of this pollution, and some solutions to the problem, are the subjects of the "Out to Sea? The Garbage Project" exhibition launched this week in Montevideo.
For Uruguayan Daniel Toranza, a 40-year-old civil servant, what is most surprising is not . . .