Turning plastics into visions – A first of its kind project in Sri Lanka with Vayu

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A world without plastic seems to be unimaginable, but a world with better environmental awareness does not. Yesterday, being World Mangrove Day, Vayu launched a strategic environmental initiative dealing with one of the biggest concerns on the Adams Bridge – Plastic Pollution! Most plastics actually come from India and consist of PET bottles and fishing industry however they wash up onto our beaches.

 

Have a listen to the Podcast which talks about how Gianna (CEO of Merijaan) – a kiter who learnt the sport at Kitesurfing Lanka got involved with a vision to make a change. A casual conversation on facebook with friend Dilsiri led them combining their passion for kite surfing with the dream of plastic-free oceans.