Plastics and the Environment

Here’s how Indonesia plans to take on its plastic pollution challenge

A cat is seen among rubbish at a shoreline in Jakarta, Indonesia, June 21, 2019.

Plastic pollution on a Jakarta shoreline - soon to be a thing of the past? Image: REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Luhut B. Pandjaitan
Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment, Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs of Indonesia
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