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Old 06-20-2011, 11:15 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by Arctic Wolf View Post
The point I made in the review is that almost 100 % of the plastic ever produced is still in the environment. It does not decompose and the only way of getting rid of it is to incinerate it. That just doesn't seem environmentally friendly to me.
And only about 34% of the glass produced each year in the US is recycled. How long do you think it takes for a glass bottle to break down in a landfill? The amount of plastic recycled is around 27%. While I understand the environmentally unfriendly issues with plastics, it isn't just plastics.
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