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WORTFELD: Plastic

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WEGWERFEN
Seabirds and turtles are swallowing discarded plastic.
AUFNEHMEN
The albatross died because it had ingested plastic.
ÖKOLOGISCH NACHHALTIG
To make your consumer behavior sustainable, you should only buy what you need.
GANG
Some customers demand plastic-free aisles in supermarkets.
ZERFALLEN
Microorganisms decompose in the soil and the groundwater.
HAHN ZUDREHEN
If there is no progress, the government will turn off the tap.
MÜLLABLADEPLATZ
A tortoise which climbed into a rubbish bin was found alive at a landfill site.
WILDWUCHS
The plastic proliferation begs for a solution bigger than just reusable bags.
CO2-FREI
This environmental initiative will help you to go carbon free.
EINDÄMMEN
Takin early action will stem the flow of long-term unemployment.
ABSCHAFFEN
Many people would like to see plastic bags eliminated.
UNGEHINDERT
The unfettered economic development has led to an environmental catastrophe.
WEGWERF-LEBENSSTIL
All this pollution is caused by our throwaway living style.
NACHHALTIGKEIT
To attain sustainability we must reduce our impact on the environment.
VORANBRINGEN
Supermarkets have tried everything to promote recycling.
PLAGE
The government needs to tackle the plastic scourge of our oceans.
WIEDERVERWENDBAR
Plastic bags should be replaced by reusable bags.
MÜLLTRENNUNG
Initially waste separation was started to process household waste.
ENERGIESPAREND
Always buy energy efficient products!
MÜLLDEPONIE
Giving away bags for free increases the amount of waste going into landfill.
ETWAS ENTSORGEN
The best way to dispose of paint is to deliver it to a waste recycling centre.
MENGE
Pollution may cause a host of diseases.
TREIBHAUSEFFEKT
The greenhouse effect was first discovered by J. Fourier in 1824.
MÜLL ABLADEN
It's disappointing that many people continue to dump rubbish in the forest.
ABFALL, MÜLL
Depending on the type of material, WASTE can also be called rubbish, litter, garbage or junk.
BIOLOGISCH ABBAUBAR
Biodegradable plastics are made from renewable resources.
WEGWERF-
You should prefer reusable to disposable shopping bags.
SICH ZERSETZEN
Chemical substances can decompose into its elements.
STRÖMUNG
Ocean currents suck in water from the outside and transport it to the centre.
MEERESTREIBGUT
Many species get entangled in or ingest marine debris.
ABFALL
After our picnic we put the litter in the bin.
ABGEBAUT WERDEN
Plastic doesn't biodegrade for hundreds of years.
BEEINFLUSST
Every species is being impacted by plastic.
MÜLL
There is lots of rubbish on the beaches.
QUALLE
Marine creatures mistake plastic bags for jellyfish.
WEGWERF-
Today we use many disposable goods such as plastic bottles.
MAISSTÄRKE
You can use cornstarch bags to dispose of your green waste.
EINKAUFNETZ
You can easily shove a string bag into your pocket.
GEBÜHR
Retailers should put charges on disposable bags.
WEGWERFEN
Seabirds and turtles are swallowing discarded plastic.