Not only India, Including America and many nations have promised to at least halve the burden of single-use plastics to save our environment from being polluted.
Unbelievable, but the fact says that,in India, every day we produce about 4354 tonnes of plastic waste.
Here we have some important points that tell you about the harmful impact of plastic waste on the environment, and some examples of how we can reduce and reuse plastic.
Please keep plastic bottles out of direct sunlight and should be kept out of high levels of heat. At the high levels of heat plastic can melt and release very harmful chemicals substances. That harmful substances which was released from burning of plastic can damage your skin, eye, and some time they leads to produce lungs cancer disease.
Important: If any plastic bottle that has been left in the direct sunlight for a long time, then this bottle should not be reused to carry food and liquid items. Do not eat or drink any hot drink and food in the plastic material.
Off course, drinking clean water is good for your health but throwing it out means creating many problems. If you left it in the ground it will not breakdown and mix with the soil in that ground because plastic is a material which do not decompose. It will remain same for thousands of year where you have left it.
How to reuse plastic bottle:
Plastic can neither be destroyed nor be decay but it can be reused if you are a literate and have little skill of making new articles. You can go on you-tube or internet and create your own a new things.
Many useful articles can be made by plastic bottles that are no longer used to hold water in it. you can see in many villages, women are using plastic bottle as reserve for storing rainwater. They(women) convert these useless bottles into useful bucket and collect rainwater. The rainwater is being collected at large used for farming and irrigation process.
Plastic bottles can also be cut and shaped into furniture. Chairs to sit on and tables can all be made by tying together plastic bottles. Plastic bottles can also be used to reinforce roofs from rain. Creating furniture out of bottles is cheap meaning you save money to buy other things. Plastic bottles can be reused to fill drinking water. But before, you will have to clean it and do not kept it into high sunlight and keep away from the heat and temperature.