Reshaping it may be an answer for plastic waste
March 15, 2023
It’s bad enough that the world stacks, dumps and burns mountains of gallon milk jugs, water bottles, package wrappers and take-out food containers every day. But after we finish our last bites, many of those plastic bits make it into the oceans, where they break down into small, fish-food-size pieces — enough to choke a seahorse.
And without even a side of salsa to season the plastic chips.
Technology has figured out how to put a computer on our wrists, store thousands of photographs in a smartphone and create software that can answer complex questions — though not always correctly. B...