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Plastic Pollution: The Dark Side of Plastic Consumption

V. T. Harikumar

"Plastic Pollution: The Dark Side of Plastic Consumption" delves deep into the intricate and pressing environmental issue of plastic pollution. In this comprehensive exploration, the book navigates through the origins, impacts, challenges, and solutions surrounding the pervasive presence of plastic waste in our ecosystems, oceans, and daily lives.

The book begins by unraveling the origins of plastic production and consumption, tracing its evolution from a revolutionary material to a global environmental crisis. It delves into the staggering statistics and alarming trends of plastic waste generation, shedding light on the scale of the problem and its far-reaching consequences.

Through meticulous research and insightful analysis, "Plastic Pollution" uncovers the environmental and health impacts of plastic pollution, highlighting the devastating effects on wildlife, marine ecosystems, and human health. It explores the proliferation of microplastics, plastic chemicals, and pollutants in our environment, raising awareness about the urgent need for action.

The book then shifts focus to the complexities of waste management, recycling challenges, and the limitations of current plastic waste solutions. It examines the role of governments, industries, businesses, and individuals in addressing plastic pollution, emphasizing the importance of collective action and systemic change.

Drawing from innovative technologies, circular economy principles, and sustainable practices, "Plastic Pollution" presents a roadmap towards a plastic-free future. It showcases success stories, best practices, and actionable strategies for reducing plastic waste, promoting recycling, and embracing eco-friendly alternatives.

"Plastic Pollution: The Dark Side of Plastic Consumption" is not just a book; it's a call to action. It empowers readers to become agents of change, advocates for the environment, and champions of sustainability. With compelling narratives, scientific insights, and practical guidance, this book inspires readers to rethink their relationship with plastic and join the global movement towards a cleaner, healthier planet.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Harikumar V T
  • Publish Date: Mar 20th, 2024
  • Pages: 104
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 11.00in - 8.50in - 0.22in - 0.58lb
  • EAN: 9798224599622
  • Categories: Environmental - Waste ManagementEnvironmental & Land ArtEnvironmentalists & Naturalists