Think You Can’t Live Without Plastic Bags? Consider This: Rwanda Did It

Think You Can’t Live Without Plastic Bags? Consider This: Rwanda Did It

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In 2008, while the rest of the world was barely starting to consider a tax on single-use plastic bags, the small East African nation decided to ban them completely.

Eventually, the country is looking to ban other types of plastic and is even hinting at the possibility of becoming the world’s first plastic-free nation…

Read Full Article, Guardian UK

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