PlasticsThe essential data about plastics explained in 7 infographics. Detailed charts covering plastics in the ocean, plastics, estimates of global plastic waste, global plastic production and waste and more. Learn the truth about plastics and how it relates to the state of the world on The Global Education Project website with un-biased facts from the most reliable sources.
This section is an overview of the steep and rapid rise in the production and use of plastics; also plastic waste management and mis-management, recycling and the prevalence of microplastic debris in the environment.
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