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Why is accusative used in this sentence?

Let's have a look at the last clause: каждый житель планеты употребляет вместе с едой и питьем 5 граммов микропластика — целую кредитную карточку — в неделю • The subject is каждый житель планеты ...
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Why is accusative used in this sentence?

Let's rephrase it by restoring the repetition denoted by the first dash: Каждый житель планеты употребляет целую кредитную карточку в неделю is a valid phrase with understandable accusative use, since ...
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