Recyclable Waste Going up in Smoke

Waste management is a huge problem all of the world. Plastics have quite literally been discovered at the highest peaks and the deepest depths, poorer countries are receiving waste from richer countries despite not having the capacity to get rid of it, and its now being reported that 1 billion tonnes of food are being wasted each year in every country in the world. The global population is still growing and as countries develop, their consumption of plastics and other materials increases to levels seen in much of the developed world. How we manage that waste, not just locally and nationally, is…