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Youth joined Green Sunday Campai

Youth joined Green Sunday Campaign to prevent plastic waste

BTO – The provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union branch in collaboration with PVOIL Binh Thuan on June 9 launched the “Green Sunday Campaign” in response to national campaign on plastic waste prevention 2019.

The event was held following a series of activities to respond to World Environment Day (June 5), World Oceans Day (June 8), Vietnam Sea and Islands Week, and Action Mont for the Environment.

At the launching ceremony, deputy secretary of the provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union branch Ngueyn Hoai Trung called youth and youth union members, agencies, sectors, enterprises and the whole people to join hands for drastic action to phase out plastic waste by enhancing their awareness, changing their behaviors and scaling down the use of single-use plastic products. At the same time, he encouraged the development and use of environmentally friendly products that’s made with advanced technologies for recycling. He also asked the young generations to promote their voluntary action in working to minimize the consumption of plastic products as well as increase the use of recycled containers among the community in order the to reduce the negative impact on living environment and human health.

After the ceremony, numerous youth cleaned up the beaches in Phan Thiet city.

Translated by Phuong Lan (Source: Binhthuan Online)



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