Environmental campaigners welcome single-use plastic in Bali

Thousands have gathered in Bali as part of an annual cleanup of the island’s beaches, the first since the popular tourist destination introduced a ban on single-use plastics.

Local authorities aim to reduce the island’s plastic consumption – but implementing the ban is proving challenging.

Anti-plastic campaigners say the beaches are getting cleaner but more progress is needed, as Al Jazeera’s Jessica Washington reports from Bali, Indonesia.

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