Did you know that plastic is made out of petroleum? Did you know that there is an invention to turn that plastic back into petroleum?
We have generated enough plastic that we can totally fuel the planet without every digging another oil well, and putting money into the pockets of big business who help fund our unnecessary wars. You know where I am going with this.
Only 8 percent of the plastic we use in the United States is recycled. The rest ends up in our oceans contaminating our sea life. I’m going to let these sites speak for themselves. As a peacemaker, I don’t want to go into a rant. We have the technology. Let’s use it.
Here are some things you can do to keep from using plastic.