Evolving the Plastics Market.
The use of plastics has grown exponentially, with global production rising from 15 million metrics tons in 1964 to 311 in 2014. Single-use plastic products representing, 25% of total volume and 95% of value. And, whilst the intended life is typically less than a year, the material can live on for centuries. The benefits of plastics have come at a price. Now is the time to re-think and innovate.