The environmental impacts resulting from the accumulation of plastic waste are huge and increasing. Plastic debris affects wildlife, human health, and the environment as we all know and don't want to remember.
There are some solutions proposed. The easiest one could be material reduction, but we also are trying to encourage designers to create packaging with end-of-life recyclability. Here we will see how the efforts to increase recycling capacity has gone to a success.
Check this video from Earth999.tv:
Plastic pollution is a problem, Recycling is only one of the solutions to plastic bag litter. While plastic bags are 'technically' recyclable, the truth is less than 5% of plastic bags are actually recycled each year.
Recycling plastic bags and similar products isn't just a matter of capability. People need convenient access to plastic bag recyclers.
These materials can be recycled!
So let's do it.