Norway recycles 97% of the plastic bottles used within the country while Britain recycles only 50%. The UK may adopt Norway’s plastic bottle recycling program in an effort to reduce levels of unnecessary waste.
Crisis of Plastic Waste
British government advisors recently visited Norway to learn about their industry-led recycling plan.
At the beginning of this year China stopped accepting foreign waste. In previous years the UK has sent up to 500,000 tons of plastic to China annually.
A Simple Method
Norway has one of the most cost-effective and simplest recycling methods to help reduce plastic waste. One of the simplest and most cost-effective ways of reducing plastic waste can be found here. There is already a glass bottle deposit system in place...