ECO EVOLUTION TODAY
3.6K views | +0 today
Follow
ECO EVOLUTION TODAY
ECO EVOLUTION TODAY - curated by Al Cannistra. A brief look into ecological and evolutionary dynamics, often the subject of opinionated debate. #SanAntonioONE    #ECOEvolutionToday   #AlCannistra
Curated by Al Cannistra
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Al Cannistra
Scoop.it!

Most plastics in our recycling bins aren't getting recycled, new report finds

Most plastics in our recycling bins aren't getting recycled, new report finds | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
It's the latest chapter in the unravelling of the American recycling system, which started when China stopped accepting U.S. recycling in 2018.

"This survey confirms what many news reports have indicated since China restricted plastic waste imports two years ago — that recycling facilities across the country are not able to sort, sell, and reprocess much of the plastic that companies produce," Jan Dell, independent engineer and founder of The Last Beach Cleanup, who led the survey of plastics acceptance policies told Greenpeace in a news release on the subject.
Al Cannistra's insight:

plastics - again...

.

.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Al Cannistra
Scoop.it!

ALDI says all packaging will be reusable, recyclable, or compostable by 2025

ALDI says all packaging will be reusable, recyclable, or compostable by 2025 | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
The supermarket chain is also taking a number of other steps to help combat the global plastics catastrophe.
Al Cannistra's insight:

a step in the right direction - today's grocery packaging - soon, history... ALDI leads where others might follow....

.

.

No comment yet.