Plastic recycling rate in the country grew by 8.5%

The post-consumer plastics recycling rate in the country stood at 24% in 2019, an increase of 8.5% compared to the previous year. Post-consumer plastics are the plastic material discarded in residential homes and in places such as shopping malls, commercial establishments and offices. According to the study, in 2019, the last year with consolidated data, 838,000 tonnes of recycled plastics were produced.

Source: Money Times