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Infographic: Time's up for single-use plastic

As the world's environment and economy continue to choke under the burgeoning bulk of plastic waste, India has decided to act on the matter

Mudit Kapoor | Mohsin Shaikh | October 10, 2019 | Updated 19:25 IST
Infographic: Time's up for single-use plastic
Plastic waste has been harming humans, animals and marine life for long, and will continue to do so if matters are left unchecked.

Did you know that India alone generates 9.46 million tonnes of plastic waste every year. Around 43 per cent of this comprises of single-use plastic. This BusinessToday.In infographic looks at how much single-use plastic harms humans, animals and marine life, and what is the way ahead:

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