Focusing on paper, metal, and plastics produces the greatest reductions in greenhouse gas emissions to the atmosphere and the most profitable operations.
We need to incentivize plastic recycling
the storage of plant-derived carbon in everyday products that are landfilled may help sequester carbon from the atmosphere.
We have much to do to improve our understanding of the amount and fate of plastics at the Earth’s surface.
The biosphere is under pressure, when the amount of stuff produced by humans exceeds the mass of all of nature