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PROJECT ON PLASTIC RECYCLING
SUBMITTED TO MISS. PRINCY ROBIN
SUBMITTED BY- ANAMIKA SONIYA INSHA SIDDHIQUI
INDEXWhat is recycling Sources of plastic wastes The main issue Environmental impact Recycling for plastic Initiative states Conclusion
What is recycling?Recycling is a process used waste materials into new products to prevent waste of potentially useful materials, reduce the consumption of fresh raw materials, reduce energy usage, reduce air pollution and water pollution by reducing the need for "conventional" waste disposal, and lower greenhouse gas emissions as compared to virgin production Recycling is a key component of modern waste reduction and is the third component of the "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle" waste hierarchy. Recyclable materials include many kinds of glass, paper, metal, plastic, textiles, and electronics.
Continued.Environmental effects of recycling
MaterialAluminum Cardboard Glass Paper Plastics Steel
Energy savings95% 24% 5-30% 40% 70% 60%
Air pollution savings95% 20% 73%
Sources of plastic wastes Human sources & activity Distribution and industry. Automotive wastes, agricultural wastes, industrial wastes construction debris etc.
Plastics- the main issue Plastic wastes from packaging create problems in
their disposal and they are littered around.
Disposed plastics carry bags cause choking of drainage ,health and hygiene concern.
PELLETIZING PROCESSING Trash Bags, among others
The opportunity or
Present statewhy why
INDIA - LAND OF OPPORTUNITIESThe Indian Plastics Industry has been growing at a rate of 12% over the years India Is the 3rd largest consumer of plastics by 2012. . Packaging, Electronics, Telecommunication, Infrastructure, Transportation, Healthcare and Consumer Durables are fast growing sectors of Indian economy offering growth for plastics consumption.
Recycling of plastics is a continuous process
State specific initiatives
Few states in India have also instituted state laws to minimize plastic waste. Himachal Pradesh was the first to formulate a state rule to protect the state from plastic waste menace which is followed by Goa, Jammu & Kashmir, Maharashtra etc.
ConclusionIn the present scenerio we had seen that this problem can be converted in profit making tool by remaining in the