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East Timor to become world's first plastic-neutral nation

Updated : May 17, 2019 01:35 PM IST

The $40-million plant will ensure that no plastic, once used in the Southeast Asian nation, would become waste, but would instead be turned into new products.
Run at no cost to Asia's youngest democracy, all profits will go towards supporting community projects and waste collectors in East Timor, which must first find funding to build the recycling facility.
East Timor to become world's first plastic-neutral nation
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