The World’s Dirtiest River is Getting Cleaned Up; A Video

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Mar
28


WATCH: A Video, By Make A Change World uploaded on Youtube February 27, 2018.

Excerpts;

“The Citarum river, in 7 years, will be the cleanest river.” – Indonesian President Widodo…

The World’s Dirtiest River is Getting Cleaned Up; A Youtube Video By Make A Change World (02-27-2018)

Bali isn’t alone in its sea plastic pollution problem – the rest of Indonesia is struggling too; Independent (03-08-2018)
Indonisian idyllic blue waters are marred by rubbish, from styrofoam to dirty nappies embedded in the coral. Uninhabited islands with the most beautiful bright white beaches, are camouflaged by a thick layer of plastic: flip flops, straws, disposable lighters, asthma inhalers, styrofoam and bottles in every size and shape…

More than 8. 3 billion tons of plastics made: Most has now been discarded; Science Daily (07-19-2017)
Humans have created 8.3 billion metric tons of plastics since large-scale production of the synthetic materials began in the early 1950s, and most of it now resides in landfills or the natural environment, according to a study.

Plastic Pollution: When The Mermaids Cry, The Great Plastic Tide, Coastal Care
Washed out on our coasts in obvious and clearly visible form, the plastic pollution spectacle blatantly unveiling on our beaches is only the prelude of the greater story that unfolded further away in the world’s oceans, yet mostly originating from where we stand: the land…

UN Declares War on Ocean Plastic, UNEP (02-23-2017)

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