This is What Really Happens to the Plastic You Throw Away

Recycling Plastic
Recycling Plastic

We’ve all been told that we should recycle plastic bottles and containers. But do you know why it’s important? Here’s a video by Emma Bryce that explains the journey of 3 plastic bottles and where they end up. The next time you decide to throw away plastic waste, hopefully you’ll remember why it’s important to recycle.

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