Why Recycling Plastic Doesn’t Solve Plastic Pollution

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It’s dangerous to thinking that recycling plastic is sufficient to deal with the plastic pollution problem. It gives people the impression that “it’s okay to use plastic because I recycle it”. That simply keeps the plastic problem going. Yes, imperfect action is better than no action, but refusing and reusing plastic is infinitely better.