1.India Packaging, bottles, and containers Annual plastic waste production (12.99 million tons)

2.China

Primarily Packaging, bags, and bottles Annual plastic waste production (12.27 million tons)

3. Philippines

Packaging and single-use plastics Annual plastic waste production (4.02 million tons)

4.Brazil

Packaging and single-use plastics Annual plastic waste production (3.29 million tons)

5.Nigeria

Packaging, bottles, and containers Annual plastic waste production (1.94 million tons)

6.Tanzania

Primarily packaging material Annual plastic waste production (1.71 million tons)

7.Turkey

Packaging, bags, and bottles Annual plastic waste production (1.65 million tons)

8.Egypt

Primarily packaging material Annual plastic waste production (1.43 million tons)

9. Democratic Republic of the Congo

Packaging, bags, and bottles Annual plastic waste production (1.36 million tons)

10.Thailand

Primarily packaging material Annual plastic waste production (1.36 million tons)

· Indonesia · Vietnam · Bangladesh · Malaysia · Mexico · United States · Japan · Germany

This country also generates millions of tons of plastic waste.