Ladies and gentlemen, a comprehensive article on plastics.
You never really throw anything away; you throw it out of site but it will always be there.
You can say that about feelings for someone, but more so for something else- plastic.
I can look around my place right now and point out at least a hundred things completely or partially made out of plastic, including my desk. But it’s not a big deal if they accumulate, we can always throw them away and they’ll end up recycled one way or another, right?
It’d be great if that were true, but the truth is, 91% of plastic worldwide isn’t recycled.
Even in the most recycle-loving countries aren’t able to recycle most of their plastic. (Switzerland- 52%, Australia- 49.7%, Germany- 48% and, Netherlands- 46%)
In a nutshell, this is mostly because there isn’t just one type of plastic.
Read on at https://www.ethicalhuman.co/news/the-seven-types-of-plastic/
Different types of plastic are recycled differently…
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