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The journey of a plastic cup

  • Anissa S. Febrina

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, September 15 2009 | 11:17 am
The journey  of a plastic cup

PREMIUM Hidden treasure: South Jakarta’s business strip hides informal waste business which is part of the plastic recycling industry.On a hot, humid day, a cup of water becomes our savior. But as soon as that cup is emptied — the speed depending on how thirsty you are — it gets tossed away, with little thought for what happens next. But imagine if a plastic cup could share its journey … Ouch! Who...