Dumping Ground

You think those plastic bottles are being recycled? That they are saving the environment, making the world a better safer place to live in? Companies will do anything when they’re not under the radar…

According to Greenpeace more than 100,000 tons of potentially toxic waste entered India in 1998-1999

Pepsi Co is involved in both producing and disposing of plastic waste in India. Under Pepsi’s two-part scheme, plastic for single-use disposal bottles is manufactured in India and exported to the United States and Europe, while the toxic by-products of the plastic production process stay in India.

 

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