Plastic, Plastic, Everywhere

See on Scoop.itWaste Waste Everywhere

While recycling programs are often touted to the public, the true numbers are abysmal. Sustainable waste management programs would benefit from today’s consumers participating fully in waste reduct…

Salman Zafar‘s insight:

More than 80% of urban waste should end up in recycling plants, but less than one-fourth of the garbage makes it to recycling facilities. And for every one plastic bottle that’s recycled, another four will end up in a landfill.

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