Working Solutions

Today, people are starting to take action. They want to solve the plastics problem. In Africa, Kenya has joined other nations in banning plastic bags. France will ban plastic plates and cups by 2020.

Corporations are helping, too. Coca‑Cola produces bottled water. It hopes to “collect and recycle” all of its bottles by 2030.

Solutions can be found. People can make a difference. You can help, too. Here’s how.

This plastic is ready to be recycled.

San Francisco’s largest recycling plant handles up to 600 tons of materials a day.

Ten Things You Can Do