Tag: unrecycleable plastics

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Greenpeace Research Finds a 5 Percent Plastic Recycling Rate for the United States

October 26, 2022

Via: Waste360

Greenpeace research estimates that only around 5 percent of the plastic waste produced in the United States in 2021 was recycled. In total, 51 million tons of plastics were discarded by Americans during the year, and 95 percent of that […]