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Environment

7 Billion tonnes of plastic waste threaten environment

todayMay 2, 2024 29

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Since the 1950s, 9.2 billion tonnes of plastic have been produced, seven billion tonnes of which have become potentially toxic waste. Jyoti Mathur-Filipp, Executive Secretary of the international negotiating committee secretariat that is focused on curbing the scourge told UN News that if no action is taken, plastic pollution could triple by 2060.

Written by: Tonata Kadhila

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