Future of the Environment

Seaweed, Indonesia’s answer to the global plastic crisis

A closeup of seaweed is displayed as masses of green seaweed, which at times emits noxious gasses, is seen on Kerlaz beach near Douarnenez in Brittany, western France, August 30, 2011.  REUTERS/Mal Langsdon  (FRANCE - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TRAVEL DISASTER)

9 billion tonnes of plastics have been produced since the 1950s. Image: REUTERS/Mal Langsdon

Bakti Berlyanto Sedayu
PhD Candidate, Victoria University
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