Human Geography

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Human Geography

Plastic and other trash litter a beach in Samana, Dominican Republic. Photo: Rey Prezoso, CC BY-SA 2.0Plastic and other trash litter a beach in Samana, Dominican Republic. Photo: Rey Prezoso, CC BY-SA 2.0

The 2018 Statistic of the Year is About Plastic Recycling

Each year, the Royal Statistical Society issues a list of notable statistics.  Topping the list is the estimate that a whopping 90.5% of all plastics that have ever been produced have never been recycled.  The statistic is from a research article published (actually in 2017) in the journal ScienceAdvances.  Entitled, […]