Knowledge Is Power

100 million tons of plastic is used each year.
160,000 plastic bags are used every second.
Over 700 plastic bags a year are used for a single person.
Less than 1% of plastic is recycled.
It takes 1000 years for a single plastic bag to break down.
One plastic shopping bag is used for an average of 12 minutes.
300 million plastic bags end up in the Atlantic Ocean every year.
Plastic is broken down into tiny pieces which marine life eat or get tangled up in.
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