Booming Plastics Industry Faces Backlash as Data About Environmental Harm Grows

Source: Inside Climate News

InsideClimate News

Frustrated with plastic waste piling up in its harbor, the city of Charleston, South Carolina, rang in the new year with a ban on single-use plastic containers and utensils. It’s one of hundreds of similar bans now implemented across the U.S. and Europe, amid a growing backlash to an industry that is expanding despite increasing evidence of the harm its products can do.

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