Real gold is hidden in the trash . But India is not able to extract this hidden gold . Plastic has an inverse effect on our earth and environment but due to its light weight and high strength it is widely used .
Plastic creates soil pollution , due to its non biodegradable nature , air pollution , burning of plastic results in toxic gases . According to a survey conducted by ‘Un – Plastic Collective’ , India generates 9.46 million tonnes of plastic annually of which 40% remains uncollected , a reason of concern .
“Plastic give a helpful hand , but theya re polluting our land ”
This creates a need of management of plastic through various methods such as Refuse , Recycle , Reuse .
People should be made more aware about jute and cotton bags so that the use of plastic bag become less . People should be made more aware to put specific type of waste into into its allowted dustbin so that it is easy to seperate plastic waste at one place . Many unions are awaring people by plplays in which they are telling , how to use plastic less.
Recycling is one of the best way to treat plastic waste in which plastic waste is moulded into other things which are useful . For example , Desmukh Research Institute (DRI) the recycle waste into bricks which are more stronger than bricks which we use in daily life . This institute uses a large quantity of plastic waste.
People should be made aware to reuse plastic so that quantity of plastic waste decrease . For example , people buy a water bottle from any place and through it , but instead they may use this bottle to store water so that they need not to buy another bottle and hence reduce plastic waste .
They were many Ragmen in our country who buy plastic waste and send this waste to recycle and people get money for this waste .
Plastic is very harmful for us so it is our necessary to to use it carefully