October 30, 2023 – Polymer Process, a leading company at the forefront of the plastic recycling industry, today released the top 10 statistics that provide insights into the rapidly evolving plastic recycling landscape. As environmental concerns remain paramount, these statistics highlight the urgent need for sustainable solutions in waste management. Some prominent facts released in this report are:
U.S. Plastic Waste Generation: The total plastic waste generation in the U.S. has reached a staggering 77 million tonnes (Mt) in 2023, underscoring the urgent necessity for efficient recycling mechanisms.
Projected Plastic Use: By 2060, the U.S. is anticipated to use a total of 166 Mt of plastics, signaling the importance of integrating recycling into product design and production.
These figures provide a compelling snapshot of where we stand in the battle against plastic waste. While the numbers clearly highlight our achievements, they also underscore the challenges we face. At Polymer Process, we remain committed to spearheading the drive for more sustainable solutions in the plastic industry.
About Polymer Process:
Polymer Process is a pioneering organization that specializes in innovative solutions for the plastic recycling and manufacturing industry. With a deep commitment to environmental sustainability and technological excellence, the company continues to lead the way in driving efficient, eco-friendly practices in the plastics industry. For more information, please visit https://polymer-process.com/