Daily per capita plastic waste which is mismanaged, measured in kilograms per person per day versus gross domestic product (GDP) per capita, measured in 2011 international-$. Mismanaged waste is that which is littered or inadequately managed. Inadequately managed waste is that which is not formally managed and includes disposal in dumps or uncontrolled/open landfills.
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