Please Don’t Throw Plastic

Do you know, whatever we throw as garbage, how long it will take to decompose ? You will really shocked after reading these figures..

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO DECOMPOSE

Paper Towel – 2-4 weeks.
Banana Peel – 3-4 weeks.
Paper Bag – 1 month.
Newspaper – 1.5 months.
Apple Core – 2 months.
Cardboard – 2 months.
Cotton Glove – 3 months.
Orange peels – 6 months.
Plywood – 1-3 years.
Wool Sock – 1-5 years.
Milk Cartons – 5 years.
Cigarette Butts – 10-12 years.
Leather shoes – 25-40 years.
Tinned Steel Can – 50 years.
Foamed Plastic Cups – 50 years.
Rubber-Boot Sole – 50-80 years.
Plastic containers – 50-80 years.
Aluminum Can – 200-500 years.
Plastic Bottles – 450 years.
Disposable Diapers – 550 years.
Monofilament Fishing Line – 600 years.
Plastic Bags – 200-1000 years.

We request you, please share this piece of information in your network as much as you can. This will create awareness amongst people that Plastic is one of the major reasons related to Global Greenhouse Effect.

– Please Support Green Environment.

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