Plastic Pollution and Possible Solutions to the Overflow of Plastics in the World

Salem Isegbe


Plastic pollution becomes more of a growing concern daily. Recycling is more expensive than making new plastics, and manufacturers require recycling incentives. This paper goes over how plastics graduated from being a resource to becoming a concerning pollutant, and some measures that could be implemented to control the overflow and revert the pollutant status of plastics. The plastics referred to throughout this paper refer to all plastic products.


Sustainability; Earth Sciences; Environmental pollution; Plastic Waste; Plastics

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