UNILAG generates 2.5 tons of plastic waste daily - Official -

UNILAG generates 2.5 tons of plastic waste daily - Official -

UNILAG generates 2.5 tons of plastic waste daily - Official -

The campaign on the theme, "Beat Plastic Pollution" is about being less wasteful, being smarter in how we design and use products, and protecting our own nations and more especially our common oceans.

By 2050, it is estimated that there will be more plastic than fish in the oceans.

The Prime Minister said, Government aims to provide electricity connection to every household, which will further reduce dependence on environmentally degrading forms of fuel. "Nigerians should individually and collectively reconsider their plastic habits by reducing the use of disposable plastics and using alternatives to plastics". Estimates predict that the manufacturers will generate around three hundred and sixty million tonnes of the plastic this year itself. "Let us all join together to beat plastic pollution and make this planet a better place to live".

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On Tuesday, Associate Environmental Minister Eugenie Sage said the companies had pledged to do their bit to "stem the tide of plastic waste and plastic pollution".

Sharing the reasons why India was chosen to host the global celebrations of World Environment Day, Solheim pointed out that this was because India is known to be the most populous country and has still been able to significantly reduce its poverty.

The above initiative by India is the most ambitious one, which is meant to tackle plastic pollution, compared to the actions announced by 60 world counties.

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He said sea salts, in many part of the world, including Ghana, contained plastic dust, and that had some health implications on humans and its management was critical, especially in the developing countries where recycling machines arrived 50 years later after plastics were introduced in the countries. He called on people to pledge to eliminate all single-use plastic from India by 2022.

The state government, to mark World Environment Day tomorrow, will also hold a week-long environment and cleanliness drive by educating people in 100 villages, spread across 15 districts, on plastic waste recycling, a release said. In our cities, plastic bags also choke drains, which results in flooding.

She said: "The earth's potential is being threaten by poor disposal of plastic waste into the environment affecting the air, water and land". In line with resolutions taken at the UN General Assembly (UNGA) and UN Environmental Assembly (UNEA), the Study showed that only 21% of plastic waste is recycled.

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Plastic bags don't biodegrade, they photodegrade i.e. breaking down into smaller and smaller toxic bits contaminating soil and waterways and entering the food web when animals accidentally ingest them.

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