Plastic pollution is a major concern for countries from across the world. And to tackle the same many, countries have banned the use of plastic completely or partially. One of those countries is Thailand.
Thailand has put a ban on plastic starting from 2020. Amidst the stringent ban, people have got really creative with their alternatives to plastic bags.
People across the country were seen using unusual things to carry products while going grocery shopping.
While a woman used a flower vase to fill her groceries, others opted for stuff like cloth hanger and even suitcases to carry the products.
A user posted these pictures of people opting distinct alternatives to plastic bags. “Thailand started 2020 with a major plastic bag ban. So now Thais have made it a trend to put their shopping in random things; I’m living for it. LMFAO,” he wrote while sharing the pictures.
Thailand started 2020 with a major plastic bag ban so now Thais have made it a trend to put their shoppings in random things & i’m living for it LMFAO pic.twitter.com/7QtkMD1oax— siam (@sihamese) January 4, 2020
In reply, many other users joined the conversation to share their alternatives to plastic bags.
One Twitter user posted a picture of a shopper using a clothesline to carry products he had bought and wrote: “I want to add my favourite picture of this ban to this thread. Lmao.”
What is your alternative to plastic bags?