Bacteria capable of “eating”€ plastic discovered by Indian scientists

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I feel like this isn’t the first time I’ve read this news


Didn’t a high-schooler discover a plastic eating bacteria a few years back?


There was a future dystopia story several years ago about a plastic eating bacteria that was created/discovered and introduced into the world with best intentions. It quickly spread out of control and ended up destroying all plastic products in the world sending the world back to a time before plastic, basically the early 1900s.


Leaks into the eco system, eats all the insulation of cables and sends us back to the stone age!


“That’s what fish and other ocean life are for.” – Some empty suit probably.