The Department of Information, Culture, and Tourism (DICT) and the Marketing Task Force of Southern Laos together with Terra Clear, held the culminating event for the RefillNotLandfill at Khong District yesterday, 26th of March.
These events across Champasak province are to raise awareness for plastic reduction and to strengthen Southern Laos’ fight against plastic. In attendance were: business owners, Champasak government members, and representatives from the Champasak Hotels and Restaurants Association (CHRA).
To date, there are 24 SMEs supporting this initiative and a total reduction of 64,276 fo 300ml plastic bottles in Champasak province. The team is encouraged by the positive feedback of the initiative and will continue, if not double, the effort to curb the plastic problem in Southern Laos.