Plastic takes 450 years to break down
An average Adult uses 20,000 plastic bags in his lifetime.
73% of beach litter worldwide is plastic.
Glass needs over 1 million years to break down
300 glass bottles and jars are used by every family each year.
Construction glass ends up in the landfill.
Styrofoam is non-biodegradable and non-recyclable
Styrene leaches into Foods and Drinks served in Styrofoam containers.
Styrofoam fills up to 30% of the landfill space.