Paradise lost? Thai island of Ko Phangan fights plastic waste

In this edition we head to Thailand's Koh Phangan island. What was once a small and remote fishing community has become a mass tourist destination fuelled by a party scene of industrial proportions. But the scenic island is now battling against a huge plastic waste problem. Our reporters went to meet both locals and foreigners who are determined to clean up this beautiful location.


A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and Aline Schmidt.

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