Plastic remains useful

It is true that plastic is today recognized as one of the greatest environmental issues in terms of pollution. However, its use remains useful and necessary in many fields such as medicine for instance. Our society is dependent on it and therefore its total elimination cannot be the solution to end plastic pollution. Understanding its necessity will enable us to find suitable solutions to stem its negative impact on our planet.

Understanding the plastic phenomenon

Plastic is a material. More specifically, a mixture containing a base material capable of being molded and worked to create objects or elements of objects. Plastic is everywhere, one just have to look around. However, if the current trend of plastic production remains on the rise and no more effort is made to recycle it, there will be more plastic than fish in our oceans by 2050.


Plastic appeared in the 19th century. Before that, durable materials such as bronze, wood, or leather were used. Plastic allowed technical, technological, and even environmental progress. Derived from coal and oil, plastic has many advantages, often incomparable, and this has led to undeniable progress in chemistry in particular. Wanting to completely eliminate plastic from our lives would be like stepping two centuries back.

Plastic is everywhere

We find plastic in the automotive industry, in buildings, in the medical field, or in the food industry indeed. It is at the same time windscreen wipers, PVC windows, doctors’ gloves or masks, and food packaging. Plastic is therefore not only this polluting element that harms our rivers, our oceans, our planet. It also represents comfort, health, care, and safety.


Plastic is of essential economic importance. In industrial chemistry, its consumption volume is higher than any other materials such as metal. The trivialization of its consumption leads to the creation of many jobs in the plastic manufacturing chain. 10 tons of plastic are produced per second worldwide! In Western Europe, for example, more than 70,000 people work to make plastic and much more work to transform it.

What then if, for all these reasons, we cannot do without plastic?

Adapted solutions against plastic pollution

We will have to rethink the problem differently. Plastic has changed our lives and represents progress for society and the environment, and then undeniably for humanity. However, we find it in nature and it degrades the health of our planet and therefore our own. If deleting it will have a negative impact in terms of progress, then perhaps it is time to continue progress! It is then our behavior as consumers and citizens that will have to be changed!

As the New Scientist noted in 2018, “The big challenge with plastics is not technology but human behavior. “.

The consumer giants

The development of stores with “bulk supply” should be encouraged. On the other hand, they would modify our consumption habits. Plastics can increase the shelf life of our food. “Classic” supermarkets consume a large volume of plastic in terms of packaging used. Reducing, again and again, the use of this packaging, which is not essential, would already be a great step forward in curbing plastic pollution. Also, more and more large brands and retailers are committing to replacing the plastic in their products with recyclable plastics.

All of us responsible citizens

Where it is really essential to shake up our habits is the field of sorting and recycling where we can be active actors of the change. Did you know that, according to a UN report, “only 9% of all plastic waste produced is recycled. About 12% were incinerated and the rest (79%) accumulated in landfills or in our natural environment. “. In addition, there are applications like ZeLoop that make our job fun. We have no more excuses not to roll up our sleeves.

A better future is possible

Technology enables the progress of our society towards a clean future. For example, machines are invented to clean our seas and oceans. Plastic is also being studied to make it totally biodegradable. Be careful however though because what is biodegradable does not disappear once disposed of in nature. It must be done in individual or industrial composters for decomposition to be effective

We have everything to gain by actively participating in cleaning up our planet.


Share This Post

Views: 1806

144 Responses

  1. Hello аre using WordPress for yоur blog platform? I’m new to the blog
    world but I’m trying t᧐ get started and create my own. Do you need any html соding exρertise to make your own blog?

    Any help would be greatly appreсiated!

  2. Just desire to say your article is as amazing. The clearness in your post is just great and i could assume you are an expert on this subject. Well with your permission allow me to grab your feed to keep updated with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please continue the enjoyable work.

  3. whoah this blog is wonderful i love reading your articles. Keep up the good work! You know, many people are looking around for this information, you can help them greatly.

  4. Pretty section of content. I just stumbled upon your web site and in accession capital to assert that I acquire in fact enjoyed account your blog posts. Anyway I will be subscribing to your feeds and even I achievement you access consistently rapidly.

  5. Hi there, I believe your site might be having web browser compatibility issues. When I take a look at your web site in Safari, it looks fine but when opening in IE, it has some overlapping issues. I just wanted to provide you with a quick heads up! Besides that, excellent website!

  6. Generally I do not read post on blogs, however I would like to say that this write-up very forced me to check out and do so! Your writing style has been amazed me. Thanks, very great article.

    1. you are welcome. Please promote ZeLoop app and ZeLoop Impact. You will be rewarded for that!

  7. I was excited to discover this page. I wanted to thank you for your time for this particularly wonderful read!! I definitely loved every part of it and i also have you book-marked to look at new stuff in your website.

  8. I am now not certain the place you are getting your info, however great topic. I must spend a while finding out much more or understanding more. Thank you for magnificent information I was looking for this information for my mission.

  9. Great blog here! Also your site loads up fast! What host are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to your host? I wish my site loaded up as fast as yours lol

  10. Having read this I thought it was really enlightening. I appreciate you finding the time and effort to put this article together. I once again find myself spending a significant amount of time both reading and leaving comments. But so what, it was still worthwhile!

  11. Needed to post you this very little word to finally give thanks the moment again for your magnificent solutions you have contributed above. It was really pretty generous with you to make easily all a number of people might have sold as an electronic book to earn some money for their own end, even more so now that you might well have done it in the event you desired. Those tips in addition worked to become fantastic way to know that someone else have the identical interest really like my personal own to understand good deal more when it comes to this problem. Certainly there are a lot more fun occasions ahead for people who scan your blog post.

  12. After checking out a few of the articles on your site, I seriously appreciate your technique of writing a blog. I saved as a favorite it to my bookmark site list and will be checking back soon. Please check out my web site as well and let me know what you think.

  13. It is really a nice and helpful piece of information. I am glad that you just shared this helpful info with us. Please keep us up to date like this. Thanks for sharing.

  14. I have been browsing online more than 2 hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours. It is pretty worth enough for me. In my opinion, if all website owners and bloggers made good content as you did, the net will be a lot more useful than ever before.

  15. We stumbled over here by a different web page and thought I might as well check things out. I like what I see so now i am following you. Look forward to exploring your web page yet again.

  16. My partner and I stumbled over here by a different web page and thought I should check things out. I like what I see so i am just following you. Look forward to going over your web page yet again.

  17. Keep up the fantastic work , I read few posts on this website and I conceive that your site is rattling interesting and has got circles of good information.

    1. We will add more articles. Stay tuned.
      Join also ZeLoop Impact to help us increase our impact altogether

  18. Wow, fantastic blog structure! How long have you ever been running a blog for? you make running a blog glance easy. The whole glance of your website is excellent, let alone the content!

  19. Hi there, I believe your web site could possibly be having browser compatibility issues. When I look at your site in Safari, it looks fine however when opening in I.E., it has some overlapping issues. I simply wanted to provide you with a quick heads up! Aside from that, great blog!

    1. THanks for your help. It is built on word-press and should be compatible. We will check what can be optimised

  20. Nice post. I learn something totally new and challenging on websites I stumbleupon everyday. It will always be exciting to read through articles from other writers and use something from other sites.

  21. I discovered this blog post extremely interesting. I liked reviewing your point of view on it. I understand that others will enjoy it. I am going to share it with a few of my pals. I would love to see even more short articles from you on this topic, please?

  22. Normally I do not read post on blogs, but I wish to say that this write-up very forced me to try and do it! Your writing style has been amazed me. Thanks, very nice article.

  23. When I originally left a comment I appear to have clicked the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and now every time a comment is added I receive four emails with the exact same comment. Perhaps there is a way you can remove me from that service? Thanks.

  24. Hi i am kavin, its my first time to commenting anyplace, when i read this piece of writing i thought i could also create comment due to this good paragraph.

  25. Hi there i am kavin, its my first time to commenting anyplace, when i read this paragraph i thought i could also create comment due to this brilliant piece of writing.

  26. I do agree with all of the ideas you have presented in your post. They are very convincing and will certainly work. Still, the posts are too short for starters. Could you please extend them a little from next time? Thanks for the post.

    1. Thanks for your feedback. Glad you found too short, this means it cought your interest and we will be happy to expand. there is a lot to say indeed.

  27. I blog often and I seriously thank you for your content. This great article has truly peaked my interest. I will take a note of your site and keep checking for new information about once per week. I opted in for your Feed as well.

    1. Feel free to follow us on our social media. DOwnload the app to earn rewards and last install ZeLoop Impact to expend your impact with effort while saving money on e-shopping.

  28. Hey There. I discovered your blog the usage of msn. That is a really neatlywritten article. I will make sure to bookmark it and come backto learn extra of your useful information. Thank you for the post.I will certainly return.

  29. Hello my family member! I wish to say that this post is amazing, nice written and include almost all important infos. I would like to look more posts like this .

  30. Hello to all, how is everything, I think every one is getting more from this website, and your views are pleasant in support of new viewers.

  31. No matter if some one searches for his required thing, thus he/she wishes to
    be available that in detail, thus that thing is maintained over here.

  32. Have you ever thought about adding a little bit more than just
    your articles? I mean, what you say is important and all.
    However imagine if you added some great graphics or video clips to give your posts more, “pop”!
    Your content is excellent but with images and videos, this blog could definitely be one of the most beneficial in its niche.
    Superb blog!

    1. Thanks for your good suggestion. We can make it more impactfull with images and videos indeed.

  33. Undeniably believe that which you stated. Your favorite reason appeared
    to be on the web the simplest thing to be aware of.

    I say to you, I certainly get irked while people consider worries that they just do not know about.
    You managed to hit the nail upon the top as well as defined out the whole thing without
    having side effect , people could take a signal.
    Will likely be back to get more. Thanks

    1. Thanks, it is always important to assess the impact on the complete life cycle of a material.
      What one believe is not always the reality

  34. What’s up, its pleasant article on the topic of media print, we all be familiar with media is a impressive source of

  35. My family members all the time say that I am wasting my time here
    at web, however I know I am getting experience all the time by reading
    such good content.

    1. the web can ba a good source for educaton. Show your family that you can now act for an impact. What about getting them onboard ZeLoop app to fight plastic pollution and ZeLoop Impact to save money while getting our planet cleaner

  36. Hi there to every body, it’s my first pay a visit of this website; this blog contains awesome and actually excellent data in favor of readers.|

  37. Terrific article! That is the kind of info that are supposed to be shared across the net. Shame on the search engines for not positioning this publish higher! Come on over and visit my site . Thanks =)|

  38. Right here is the right blog for anybody who wants to find out about this topic. You realize so much its almost tough to argue with you (not that I really will need to…HaHa). You definitely put a fresh spin on a topic which has been written about for a long time. Great stuff, just wonderful!|

    1. yes, it is very easy to finger point a material when the real issue is human misbehaviours

  39. Somebody necessarily help to make seriously articles I might state. That is the very first time I frequented your web page and thus far? I amazed with the analysis you made to create this particular post extraordinary. Great process!|

  40. Greetings! Very helpful advice in this particular article! It is the little changes that make the largest changes. Thanks a lot for sharing!|

    1. absolutely, changing minds, compensating our impact, what about trying ZeLoop Impact too?

  41. Its like you read my mind! You appear to know a lot about this, like you wrote the book in it or something. I think that you could do with a few pics to drive the message home a bit, but instead of that, this is wonderful blog. A fantastic read. I will certainly be back.|

    1. thanks you, good idea
      see you soon and what about starting using ZeLoop app and ZeLoop Impact

  42. I have been exploring for a bit for any high-quality articles or
    blog posts on this kind of house . Exploring in Yahoo I ultimately
    stumbled upon this web site. Studying this information So i’m glad to express that I’ve a very just right uncanny feeling
    I found out just what I needed. I most definitely will make certain to
    don?t forget this site and give it a look regularly.

  43. Hello! I simply want to offer you a big thumbs up for the great info you have right
    here on this post. I am coming back to your blog for
    more soon.

    1. thank you for taking the time to give your kind feedback. We have ust revamped the site for even better experience

    1. Download the app and ZeLoop Impact browser extension and share with your friends. You will also start earning reward that way

  44. That is a good tip particularly to those new to
    the blogosphere. Simple but very precise info… Many thanks for sharing this one.
    A must read article!

  45. I just like the valuable info you provide on your articles. I’ll bookmark your blog and take a look at once more right here regularly. I’m reasonably certain I will be told lots of new stuff right right here! Good luck for the following!|

    1. we try to educate too. if you feel like joining the community, Download the app and ZeLoop Impact browser extension

  46. This website was… how do you say it? Relevant!!
    Finally I have found something which helped me.
    Many thanks!

    1. glead you like it, hope it inspird you. Download the app and ZeLoop Impact browser extension

  47. Pretty part of content. I just stumbled upon your site and in accession capital to assert that I acquire in fact enjoyed account your weblog posts. Anyway I will be subscribing to your feeds or even I success you get entry to persistently quickly.|

  48. For most up-to-date news you have to go to see the web and on the web I found this site as a finest site for latest updates.|

  49. This is the right website for everyone who would like
    to find out about this topic. You realize so much its almost hard to argue with you (not that I personally will need to…HaHa).
    You definitely put a brand new spin on a topic
    which has been discussed for decades. Great stuff, just wonderful!

  50. Just want to say your article is as astonishing. The clarity in your publish is just great and i could suppose you’re knowledgeable in this subject. Fine together with your permission let me to seize your feed to stay up to date with drawing close post. Thank you a million and please carry on the enjoyable work.|

  51. Right here is the perfect website for anybody who would like to find out about this topic. You know a whole lot its almost hard to argue with you (not that I actually would want to…HaHa). You certainly put a new spin on a subject which has been discussed for many years. Wonderful stuff, just great!|

  52. I’m extremely inspired together with your writing abilities and also with the structure for your blog. Is this a paid topic or did you modify it yourself? Either way stay up the excellent quality writing, it’s rare to see a great blog like this one these days..|

  53. whoah this blog is wonderful i really like reading your articles. Keep up the great paintings! You realize, a lot of people are hunting round for this info, you could help them greatly.

  54. I have read so many posts about the blogger lovers however this post is really a good piece of writing, keep it up

  55. I have read so many posts about the blogger lovers however this post is really a good piece of writing, keep it up

  56. It’s awesome to visit this web site and reading the views of all friends regarding this paragraph, while I am also zealous of getting familiarity.|

  57. hello there and thank you for your info – I have certainly picked up anything new
    from right here. I did however expertise some technical issues using this web site, as I experienced
    to reload the site lots of times previous to I could get it to load correctly.
    I had been wondering if your hosting is OK? Not that I’m complaining, but sluggish loading instances times will sometimes affect
    your placement in google and could damage your high-quality score if ads and marketing with Adwords.
    Well I am adding this RSS to my e-mail and could look out for much more
    of your respective exciting content. Make sure you update this again very soon.

  58. I’m more than happy to discover this website.
    I need to to thank you for your time for this particularly fantastic read!!
    I definitely savored every little bit of it and i also have you book marked to see new information on your site.

  59. We are a group of volunteers and opening a new scheme in our community. Your site provided us with valuable info to work on. You have done a formidable job and our whole community will be thankful to you.|

    1. glad you are joining the movement. Hope all your community will download zeLoop app and start the journey of impact to earn.

  60. whoah this blog is wonderful i really like reading your articles. Keep up the great paintings! You realize, a lot of people are hunting round for this info, you could help them greatly.

  61. Admiring the persistence you put into your website and detailed
    information you provide. It’s nice to come across a blog every
    once in a while that isn’t the same unwanted rehashed information. Wonderful read!
    I’ve bookmarked your site and I’m including your RSS feeds to my Google account.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Subscribe To Our Zeloop

Get updates and learn from the best

More To Explore


Mobile games mobilizes players to recycle

Virtual and physical worlds of blockchain, cryptocurrency, and NFT-incentivized recycling merge in ZeLoop’s partnership with game creator PlayTIX. Rick Lingle | May 02, 2022 What if


Apple supports ZeLoop’s journey

ZeLoop app creates everyday eco-heroes The mobile app has close to 13,000 registered users in more than 150 countries. by Sandhya D’Mello Published: Wed 18