Apple Core (2 Month)
Tin Can (50 Years)
Plastic Bag (10-20 Years)
Foamed Plastic Cup (50 Years)
Fishing Line (600 Years)
Plastic Film Container (20-30 Years)
Newspaper (6 Weeks)
Cigarette Butt (1-5 Years)
Glass Bottle (1 Million Years)
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