Tag: india

How much Plastic do Humans consume?

How much Plastic do humans consume? If you thought that was an odd question, you’d be surprised to learn that an average human consumes the equivalent of one credit card per week! One third of all plastic the world produces ends up in our…

India Pledges to Eliminate Single-Use Plastic by 2025

India vows to eliminate single use plastic by 2025

India consumes an estimated 16.5 million tonnes (1.6 million truckfull) of plastic annually according to a June 2018 report by PlastIndia Foundation.  43% of this is single-use packaging material which mostly end up in garbage heaps since only 20% of Plastic produced annually is…