Climate change is the long-term alteration of temperature and typical weather patterns in a place. The cause of current climate change is is largely human activity e like burning fossil fuels white natural gas oil and coal. Burning these materials religious what are called greenhouse gases into Earth's Atmosphere.
Single use plastics are a glaring example of the problems with throwaway culture. We produce 300 million tons of plastic each year worldwide, half of which is for single use items. That's nearly equivalent to the weight of the entire human population.