What Really Happens to ‘Recycling’ Plastic?

In the world of plastic recycling the ground is shifting. This short video report from the BBC puts into sharp perspective the need to improve the ways we’re doing things. Shipping recycling to other countries, or long distances within one country, is wasteful at best. The mindset of used plastic as waste can be changed to seeing it as a usable resource. Of course the best approach is to greatly reduce the manufacturing and use of plastics.