Indonesians hit the beach in mass trash pick-up

phys.org | 2/21/2019 | Staff
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Thousands of Indonesians combed trash-strewn beaches at the weekend in a nationwide bid to tackle the Southeast Asian nation's mammoth marine waste problem.

As the country celebrated its 74th independence day anniversary, volunteers and civil servants scoured for plastic rubbish and other debris, collecting truckloads of trash across the 17,000 island archipelago.

Numbers - Tens - Thousands - People - Part

Numbers were still being tabulated, but it was estimated that tens of thousands of people took part in the initiative—with hundreds of tonnes...
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