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Plastic Waste Issue in Malaysia: Where Are We?

verfasst von : Shaharin Anwar Sulaiman, Rabi Kabir Ahmad

Erschienen in: Energy and Environment in the Tropics

Verlag: Springer Nature Singapore

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Abstract

One of Asia’s emerging environmental issues is the poorly organized disposal of plastic waste, the majority of which ends up downstream in the ocean. Malaysia’s increased production of single-use plastics, as well as the uncontrolled release of plastic debris into terrestrial and marine habitats, are contributing to widespread plastic pollution, posing significant environmental and health risks.
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Metadaten
Titel
Plastic Waste Issue in Malaysia: Where Are We?
verfasst von
Shaharin Anwar Sulaiman
Rabi Kabir Ahmad
Copyright-Jahr
2023
Verlag
Springer Nature Singapore
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-6688-0_8

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