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Global forecast plastic GHG emissions 2019-2050

Forecast of greenhouse gas emissions from the plastic lifecycle worldwide from 2019 to 2050 (in billion tons of carbon dioxide equivalent)

by T. Wang, last edited Jun 12, 2019
Global forecast plastic GHG emissions 2019-2050 This statistic shows a forecast of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the plastic lifecycle worldwide from 2019 to 2050. By 2050, global GHG emissions from the plastic lifecycle are forecast to reach around 2.80 billion tons of carbon dioxide equivalent. This figure is compatible to the emissions generated from some 615 coal plants of 500 megawatts operating at full capacity.
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Forecast of greenhouse gas emissions from the plastic lifecycle worldwide from 2019 to 2050 (in billion tons of carbon dioxide equivalent)

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