‘A more attractive technology right now is pyrolysis…’ ~National Geographic

What is to be done with the swelling flood of plastic waste, if we don’t want to see it snagged in tree branches, floating in ocean gyres, or clogging the stomachs of seabirds and whales?

Plastic production is expected to double in the next 20 years, according to a report issued by the World Economic Forum. Plastic recycling rates, meanwhile, hover around 30 percent in Europe, just nine percent in the U.S., and zero or close to it in much of the developing world.

Read more here > https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/2019/03/should-we-burn-plastic-waste/