Bags, bottles, straws and plates – about half of the plastic used every day is used only once and then thrown away.

This disposal after a single use is causing widespread damage to oceans, habitats and food chains, and environmental organisations have said that needs to stop.

A new report from the World Wide Fund for Nature documents a dramatic rise in the production of single-use plastics: Since the year 2000, we have used more plastics than in all the years that came before.

The world now produces nearly 300 million tonnes of plastic every year, and most of it

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