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3Novices:Green group urges Hong Kong fishing sector to use new-style boxes to reduce marine rubbish

Could a different sort of plastic hold the answer to easing the city’s worsening marine rubbish crisis?

According to one green group, replacing some polystyrene materials with polypropylene might help ease at lease one major environmental headache – foam plastic storage boxes from fish markets that disintegrate in the water and get swallowed by marine life.

WWF-Hong Kong is launching a trial scheme with local fisheries representatives to use more sturdy crates made of cheap,…
April 16, 2017 at 09:30PM http://ift.tt/2oDE9SF
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