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๐ŸŒŠ 76% of plastic being produced ends up in the environment or landfill

๐ŸŒThis is devastating as this means billions of kilograms, because the production of plastic has skyrocketed over the past four decades, reaching a staggering 438 billion kg (966 billion pounds) in 2017, equivalent to 76 million Great Pyramids of Giza! ๐ŸงชHowever, there's hope! Enzymes are emerging as a promising solution to tackle plastic pollution. These remarkable substances can break down complex plastic molecules into simple building blocks, paving the way for recycling and the creation of new plastic products. ๐Ÿ”ฌ Discovering and using these enzymes involves analyzing a lot of DNA data, employing machine learning, and identifying microorganisms that have adapted to degrade plastic. ๐Ÿ”— Join me in taking a step towards a cleaner and more sustainable future by finding out more about the fascinating world of plastic-degrading enzymes and their potential to revolutionize plastic recycling:
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  • Waigwa Monica

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    Plastics are chocking our marine ecosystems and its very heartbreaking. We need urgent solutions.

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    • mercy nduta

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      Plastic pollution can alter habitats and natural processes, reducing ecosystems' ability to adapt to climate change and directly affecting millions of people's lives.

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      • Munene Mugambi

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        The high pollution numbers are concerning

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        • Joseph Githinji

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          So dissatisfying

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          • Lydiah Lynne

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            So sad indeed

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            • johnte ndeto

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              Sad

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              • Daniel Waweru

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                This is absurd

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                • walter lungayi

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                  Indeed this is so devastating

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