In the present day scenario, people have become more aware of the need to save the environment. From individuals to
everyone seems to be doing their own bit to save the environment. If you too want to take an environment
friendly step, then saying
no to plastic is the best thing to do.
Single - use bags, both paper and plastic, represent a huge
threat to the environment.
This threat is not only related to the sheer volume of them ending up in lanfill, but also the
resources to produce, transprt and recycle
them, and the emissions resulting form these processes. Single-use plastic
bags area also well known for their interference in ecosystems
and the part they play in flood events, where they clog
pipes and drains.
» World produce morethan 1 trillion plastic bags a year.
» Less than 1% of the plastic bags are recycled.
» The cost to recycle 1 ton of plastic bags is by $.4000/- and it can be sold for $.32/-.
» It cost more to recycled a platic ag than tp produce a new one.
» It take 1000 years to break down and we dump it everywhere.
» Animals confuse plastic bags for food , they eat and the result is they died.
» 100,000 marinw mammals dies yearly by eating plastic bags