Minimising the present and future plastic waste, energy and environmental footprints related to COVID-19

@article{Kleme2020MinimisingTP,
  title={Minimising the present and future plastic waste, energy and environmental footprints related to COVID-19},
  author={Jiř{\'i} Jarom{\'i}r Kleme{\vs} and Yee Van Fan and Raymond R. Tan and Peng Jiang},
  journal={Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews},
  year={2020},
  volume={127},
  pages={109883 - 109883}
}
Abstract The COVID-19 pandemic has had growing environmental consequences related to plastic use and follow-up waste, but more urgent health issues have far overshadowed the potential impacts. This paper gives a prospective outlook on how the disruption caused by COVID-19 can act as a catalyst for short-term and long-term changes in plastic waste management practices throughout the world. The impact of the pandemic and epidemic following through the life cycles of various plastic products… 

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