Renewable Matter # 11 / July-August

Rwanda's War on Plastic

by Jonathan W. Rosen

Focus Plastic Bags


Plastic bags are such an ubiquitous part of the modern world that it is difficult to imagine life without them. Convenient though they may be, they pose a severe environmental threat, and Rwanda has made a commitment to eliminating them. 


This article was published on Works That Work, No. 7,


Translation from Kinyarwanda: “The use of non-biodegradable plastic bags is...

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