Drowning In Plastic: Visualising The World’s Addiction To Plastic Bottles by Reuters
Around the world, almost 1 million plastic bottles are purchased every minute and they are having a devastating effect on the environment.
The Reuters Graphics team visualised plastic bottle sales data to show what piles of plastic would look like if it was collected over different periods of time.
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CreditsSimon Scarr; Marco Hernandez; Manas Sharma