Africa: Plastic Pollution Crisis Deepens Despite Global Efforts

Via AllAfrica | 21 Nov 2023 - 11:42:07
[allAfrica] Every year, humanity produces a staggering 430 million tonnes of plastic, two-thirds of which quickly becomes waste. This relentless tide of plastic is polluting our land, sea, and air, and it's increasingly finding its way into our food chain. By 2060, experts estimate that global plastic production will surpass a staggering billion tonnes, further exacerbating this growing crisis. Source