Plastic Waste is the Focus of the May 2020 issue of Physics World Magazine

Physics World, the monthly magazine of the Institute of Physics http://www.iop.org/ has devoted its May 2020 issue https://physicsworld.com/a/avoid-track-recycle-solutions-to-the-problem-of-plastic-waste/ to “… the challenges of plastic waste … Finding ways to reduce, track and recycle the mountains of plastic waste consumed and disposed of each year …” – One section addresses “ … The search for the missing plastic – There is a huge amount of plastic waste polluting our oceans – but we don’t know where it is …” – What are scientists are doing to find the missing plastic? Another section addresses “… Plastic that doesn’t cost the Earth – The vast increase in unwanted plastic pollution has galvanized scientists and innovators around the world to develop ingenious approaches to reuse, retrieve and recycle plastic …” – Future issues will be wrapped in paper; not plastic as explained here: https://physicsworld.com/a/physics-world-unwrapped/ #PhysicsWorld #PlasticWaste #SingleUsePlastic #Recycling #FoodPackaging