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Ban these in Lagos, Aproko Doctor says.

Beautynews 06/25/2020

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. Aproko Doctor has made a post on his Twitter page saying that the Lagos state government needs to ban styrofoam plates, it takes 500 years for these plates to degrade, according to him, sometimes they do not even degrade.

He said that with the amount Lagos state consumes, that we can imagine the amount plugging the drainages.

He said the Lagos state government should ban and start from there. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. When asked, if they must ban it, why not recycling, he replied that it can't be recycled. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. A lady pointed out that recyclable paper food packs were better and said, she wished it can be made in the country. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

Aproko Doctor also said that burning them harms the environment causing air pollution and that it should be banned. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. This styrofoam popularly known as take away in Nigeria, is used by both food vendors and during occasion as it is very cheap and affordable.

It is cheaper than recyclable plates hence the reason it is used more than the recyclable plates but just like Doctor pointed out, it is doing more harm than good.

What do you think, should it be banned?

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