It takes hundreds of years for most pieces of rubbish to dissolve in the ocean. Throwing things into the ocean will affect the Earth long into the future.
Are you credited on this winning entry?
If you've been awarded Wood Pencil or above, drop us your details for further information about how you can order your D&AD Pencil. If you've previously won In Book or a Nomination and would like to celebrate your achievement with a Wood or Graphite Pencil, please let us know.