• Carlo Broderick

Reuters: How many plastic bottles are sold every second? What does that look like?

Have you ever wondered what each bottle sold every second looks like as it falls to the ground? Well good news, our friends at Reuters created a helpful graphic-filled article to answer that question and many more!


Around the world, almost 1 million plastic bottles are purchased every minute. As the environmental impact of that tide of plastic becomes a growing political issue, major packaged goods sellers and retailers are under pressure to cut the flow of the single-use bottles and containers that are clogging the world’s waterways.