This city in India swaps plastic for free meals

A man sits atop a pile of discarded polythene and plastic sheets at a recycling yard in New Delhi, India, November 22, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi - RC1106BC6EF0

India has a plastic waste problem, generating 26,000 tonnes of the stuff every day. Image: REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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Collecting plastic to get a hot meal Image: REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma
Just 14% of the world’s plastic waste in 2015 was recycled Image: UNEP report
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