This country is a leading polluter


Despite this country have an excellent reputation for cleanliness – it leads the world in plastic pollution.

The campaign group, OceanCare, says a million tonnes of plastic is used each year in Switzerland – that’s 127 kilos per person. The highest per-capita usage in Europe.

Although we’re landlocked – micro plastics find their way into the oceans through rivers.

The group is calling for more government action and stricter rules on the disposal of plastic. 

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