Roadside litter spoils the beauty of our nature and throws the soil's biodiversity out of balance. Moreover, trash disposed out of cars is killing wild animals, as sometimes they get trapped in these items or they mistake them for food.
We're not just filling up our ingenious ecosystem with trash - we're also filling up the atmosphere with microplastics and harmful chemicals that can cause respiratory and other health issues.
#Team #CleanAir #CleanWater #CleanSoil
Is the most common litter item found on roadsides and a major contributor to global pollution that destroys irreplaceable wildlife habitats. By minding our trash and using reusable bottles and bags on our journey, we can further prevent plastic byproducts from contaminating the soil and harming vital living organisms.
Did you know that some trash will outlive our Fashion Trends?
*Candy wrappers and chips bags can take up to 20 years to degrade.
*Plastic bottles can take up to 450 years to decompose.
*Plastic bags can take up to a 1000 years to break down.
Are a major source of toxic litter that degrades by less than 38% after 2 years. And slowly but surely leach into water sources when not disposed of properly. With empathy, and the use of portable ashtrays or quit smoking we can put an end to the disastrous effects cigarette litter has on our Aquatic life and environment.
Many of US have picked up 1 or few habits that are not only wasteful but mostly disrespectful to Nature. We can All make a positive impact by changing 1 habit a day that's slowly destroying our valuable Planet. There are endless solutions and opportunities to clean up our ways. But it starts with us as a collective to create a friendlier environment in our communities and abroad.