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vrijdag 26 januari 2018

Plastic Fantastic?

Plastic: Once a miracle invention, today increasingly seen as a problem. It’s one of the talking points at the current World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos. How now?

Read the following words and phrases and their definitions.
  • talking point - a particular subject, idea, etc., that is part of a discussion
  • single-use plastic - plastic that is used only one time and then thrown away
  • to cause serious issues - to make serious problems happen
  • landfill sites - areas where waste is buried under the ground
  • litter - things that have been thrown away and that are lying on the ground in a public place
  • recyclable - such that it can be made into something new and then be used again
First read the assignment. Next watch the video. Take notes to help you do the assignment.

  1. Where is our plastic waste getting into? Name 2 or more examples.

  2. What do countries like the UK do to solve the plastic problem?

  3. Name 5 everyday products made with plastic.

  4. Copy the green tips to get you going.
    Try thinking of 3 more tips. Write them down too.