Facts and Opportunities
The vast majority of plastic we buy ends up in landfill where it takes over 1,000 years to degrade, remaining toxic even after it breaks down
Here are a few alternatives to plastic:
50% of all known plant, animal, and insect species are found in the tropical rainforest which makes up only 7% of the earth’s surface
More than 20 percent of the world oxygen, and water is produced in the Amazon Rainforest.
The “Billion Tree Tsunami” campaign was spearheaded by Imran Khan, the leader of the political party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, and it was a part of an international coalition to stem the rate of deforestation around the world.