In Surabaya, residents can pay for public transport with plastic bottles.
Not only is it an effective waste management system, but it will also encourage more people to use buses, and thus have fewer cars on the road. It’s an environmental Win-Win!
As we’ve said before, it’s gonna take novel ideas like this to survive the climate crisis.
And as one of the worlds worst culprits, not just for plastic waste but pollution as well, it’s Indonesia’s responsibility to imagine, invent and implement the ideas that are going to save the planet.
Starting with a bus ride paid for with plastic!
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