Kota Kinabalu City Hall mulls action plan to tackle trash pollution

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An action plan is being mulled to address indiscriminate rubbish dumping including those throwing trash into rivers, seas and non-designated areas, says the Kota Kinabalu City Hall.

An action plan is being mulled to address indiscriminate rubbish dumping including those throwing trash into rivers, seas and non-designated areas, says the Kota Kinabalu City Hall . The City Hall said the issue of trash pollution is on the rise and has to be tackled holistically with the cooperation from all parties, including the public. It said awareness programmes must also be enhanced to educate the people on indiscriminate dumping, resulting in pollution.

To address this problem, the City Hall said it would install rubbish traps in critical areas around the city. Trash washed up on the shores and close to jetties, as well as ferry terminals are mainly from water villages.It said that the change of wind direction in March could have also contributed to the amount of trash washing up in these areas. City Hall officials conducted several rounds of trash collection thereafter with over

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