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Indonesia in UN spotlight over plastic marine debris

  • Arif Gunawan S.

    The Jakarta Post

New York | Wed, June 7 2017 | 12:06 am

PREMIUM If the world populace — especially Chinese and Indonesians — keeps littering the Earth with plastic waste, we might see more of the fossil fuel-based polymers swimming in our oceans than fish in the next 33 years.

That was what United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Gutteres warned of in his remarks during an Ocean Conference plenary meeting at the UN headquarters in New York on Monda...