|Source: Smart Green Tips, Earth 911
|Date Verified: 4.21.2012
|Total number of plastic bags used worldwide annually
|Total number of plastic bags China consumes everyday
|Total number of plastic bags used every minute
|Total number of years it takes for a plastic bag to degrade
|Total amount of plastic bags that were discarded in 2008
||3.5 million tons
|Total amount of plastic floating in every square mile of ocean
|Average amount of plastic bags consumed per family in 4 trips to the grocery store
|Percent of plastic made every year that will end up in the ocean
|Total amount of plastic bags used by U.S. citizens every year
|Average amount of plastic bottles a U.S. household will use each year
||500 plastic bottles
|Percent of household waste that is plastic
statistics on plastic bag use ? how much plastic is used worldwide annually?, how much plastic is consumed by China?, how much plastic is consumed by U.S.?, how long does it take for plastic to degrade?, how many plastic bags are thrown away?, how much waste in the ocean is plastic?, how much waste in a household is plastic?, what is the average amount of plastic used each year per household?, what is the average amount of plastic used each year by a u.s. citizen?
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Statistic Sources & References
Source: Statistic Brain Research Institute (Online / Direct Response Mail)
Content Author: Statistic Brain
Date research was conducted: September 4, 2016
Plastic Bag Statistics