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The Sad Truth: Plastics “Recycling”

Despite what you put in your blue bin, less than 9% of plastics actually end up getting recycled.

(Originally distributed in “The Responsible Investor” eNewsletter)

“There is plastic in your food, plastic in your sea salt, and there is plastic coming out of your tap.”

The Problem: Plastics

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (click image to watch on YouTube) exposes the plastics recycling farce.

The solution?

Loop and Terracycle CEO Tom Szaky speaks on his work with major consumer brands to reduce waste to nearly zero (followed by interviews on other ESG issues).