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World Environment Day 2024: How This Mumbai-Based Company Is Turning The Tide On Waste

ReCircle empowers travellers to explore sustainably and diverts waste from landfills and oceans

Plastic waste has become a big problem around the world Photo: Shutterstock

Our world is awash in plastic. While this versatile material has undeniably transformed our lives, a growing dependence on single-use plastics has brought environmental, social, and economic challenges. Alarming statistics paint a stark picture: every minute, one million plastic bottles are bought, and each year, up to five trillion plastic bags are used globally.