Saturday, 12 September 2020

How Big Oil Misled The Public Into Believing Plastic Would Be Recycled

quote [ An NPR and PBS Frontline investigation reveals how the oil and gas industry used the promise of recycling to sell more plastic, even when they knew it would never work on a large scale. ]

Can't recycle that bar, it's plastic
[SFW] [environment & nature] [+6 Informative]
[by ScoobySnacks@8:49amGMT]


steele said @ 7:43pm GMT on 12th Sep
Well, thank fuck there's no repercussions!
HoZay said @ 11:35pm GMT on 13th Sep
We really dodged a bullet...OW!!!
cb361 said @ 11:23pm GMT on 12th Sep
At least I got a second, blue coloured wheeley-bin out of the deal. Although, ironically, it's made out of yet more plastic.
hellboy said @ 2:27am GMT on 14th Sep
These companies need to be sued to Kingdom Come and back, just like the tobacco companies.

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