90.5% - The Proportion of Plastic Waste That Has Never Been Recycled
The BBC reported that 2018's statistic of the year was 90.5%. Shockingly 90.5% is the proportion of plastic waste that has never been recycled. This figure reveals the true extent of our planet's plastic problem.
It has already been highlighted by key eco organisations such as Greenpeace, that we can't recycle our way way out of the plastic crisis. The simple solution is that we need to use less plastic.
The easiest way businesses and individuals can reduce plastic pollution which is damaging our environment, our ocean and our communities is to stop using single-use plastic.
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