The best of EcoWatch, right in your inbox. Sign up for our email newsletter!
Bound bales of crushed plastic bottles and containers sit stacked ready to be recycled at a recycling center in the Netherlands. Jasper Juinen / Bloomberg / Getty Images
By Margaret Sobkowicz
Why has the world continued to increase consumption of plastic materials when at the same time, environmental and human health concerns over their use have grown?
Read More Show Less
EcoWatch Daily Newsletter