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Senegal is cracking down on plastic waste

In 2010, Senegal dumped 254,770 tonnes of waste in the sea, only just behind the United States. Image: REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Anna Pujol-Mazzini

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A street vendor is pictured beside plastic waste at a fishermen port on the outskirts of Dakar, Senegal July 26, 2019. Image: REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

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