How much microplastic generated from face masks every year in India?

1.6 Billion disposable masks entered Oceans, its harmful impacts

The arrival of the pandemic caused a phenomenon that for many seemed impossible: reducing greenhouse gas emissions, a symptom of the slowdown in world economies. The increasing use of face masks in India is generating 1.54 million tonnes of microplastics every year, which can pose a major threat to the environment and health, as per a recent … Read more