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Thailand plastic waste: Turning old fishing nets into mask I Al Jazeera

Discussion in 'Geography' started by AndrewvanZyl, Aug 1, 2020 at 12:02 PM.

  1. AndrewvanZyl

    AndrewvanZyl Occasional commenter



    The fishing industry is a significant part of Thailand's economy, but it is also one of the main contributors to marine pollution, in particular plastic. Now, a charity organisation has combined with private enterprise to recycle fishermen's damaged nets. In turn, these are being made into products used to fight the spread of the coronavirus. Al Jazeera's Wayne Hay reports.
     

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