Thailand To Ban 3 Plastic Products Including Plastic Beads

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Last year, a whale died aground in southern Thailand, and a large amount of plastic waste was found in its stomach. In August this year, a dugong (a marine mammal) in Thailand died due to infection of plastic left in the stomach. Similar news in recent years Report.
According to statistics, Thailand currently uses an average of 8 plastic bags per person per day, which means that about 500 million plastic bags are consumed nationwide each day. According to figures released by the Bank of Thailand's Economic Think Tank Center, Thailand ranks sixth among the primary sources of marine plastic waste worldwide. These startling numbers have made Thailand increasingly aware of the importance and urgency of "combatting" plastic pollution.

At the end of 2019, Thailand will ban three types of plastic products such as plastic microbeads; by 2022, 4 types of disposable plastic products such as lightweight plastic bags with a thickness of fewer than 36 microns, styrofoam containers for take-out food, plastic cups and plastic straws will be banned; 100% recyclable plastic will be fully used by 2027. Thai non-governmental organizations and enterprises are also making innovations on the road of reducing plastics and limiting plastics. In addition to awakening the Thai people's environmental protection awareness, they also actively promote waste classification and use the latest technology to recycle plastic waste to allow plastic waste that threatens the safety of marine life and the ecological environment Can "turn waste into treasure".
Bearings are an essential part of equipment for processing plastic waste. Among them, stainless steel outer spherical bearings are a variant of deep groove ball bearings, which are characterized by the outer surface of the outer ring being spherical and can be fitted into corresponding concave spherical surface of the bearing housing. Inside plays a role of reconciliation. Radial spherical bearings are mainly used to withstand radial and axial combined loads, which are mostly radial. Generally, it is not suitable to bears axial load alone.