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Say No To Plastic | Our Trip to Rwanda

Say No To Plastic | Our Trip to Rwanda

The reason why Rwanda is so clean, is due to the total ban on plastic bags, since 2008.  Businesses have transitioned to paper bags and at entering Kigali airport or crossing by land to neighboring Burundi for example (I know this as I had the plastic bags my trainers were wrapped in inside my luggage confiscated and the bag our duty-free was in when we entered the airport was taken). There are big warning signs saying “Nonbiodegradable Polythene bags Prohibited”. 

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