Pristine Ocean Podcast

10. Shopping in Negombo - MWRP Part 2, Lakshitha Paranagamage

April 09, 2021
Pristine Ocean Podcast
10. Shopping in Negombo - MWRP Part 2, Lakshitha Paranagamage
Show Notes

The MWRP project ‘Reducing/Minimising the Use of Polythene in western coast of Sri Lanka’ was a project operating in Negombo. Its main objective was to reduce marine environmental pollution through reduced plastic and polythene use and improved waste recycling. The main targets of the project’s initiatives were the supermarket sector, hotel sector and harbor and lagoon communities in Negombo. The MWRP creating awareness among these communities on issues concerning plastic and polythene pollution and established waste management systems to reduce open dumping and increase recycling of non-degradable waste.

Environmental Foundation Limited