* 9.1B tons of new plastic has been manufactured, but only 9% of it has been recycled. This is a very alarming statistic. One million plastic bottled beverages are sold every minute globally. In the US only 10% of consumer plastic is recycled, compared to 25% in China, and 30% in Europe. In Denmark, the average person accumulates 4 plastic bags per year, versus an average of over 360 per person per year in the US.
** In the last FY, Ford has increased their revenue from $156B to $160B, with a current market cap around $40B.
10/20/2019 09:57:43 pm
The plastics that we see on the streets should be disposed properly so that when the rain comes, the drainage is clear and there will be no flood. These plastics can cause a huge damage to us if we are not responsible enough with our actions. Using brands can be a great help to raise awareness to public. The global crisis of plastic is there and a solution is needed.
10/21/2019 11:19:39 am
Very true. Thank you for commenting with your thoughts on the article.
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