Klang River garbage drops 63% since 2016, water high quality improves

Simple as ABC in Malaysia has seen a big decline in the amount of trash collected annually since 2016, in accordance with Natural Resources, Environment and Climate Change Minister Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad. The water quality has also improved, shifting from Class Four and Five to Class Two, and even reaching Class One in the course of the wet season. Odour points have become less frequent as properly.
“Two river-cleaning machines (dubbed the Interceptors) have been used since 2019 and they have been very instrumental in collecting garbage, including plastic waste and exhibits how the state authorities, Menteri Besar Incorporated (MBI) and Landasan Lumayan Sdn Bhd (LLSB) have achieved success,” Nik Nazmi informed reporters after visiting Mangrove Point leisure park.
Earlier, Nik Nazmi witnessed the signing of a collaboration between LLSB and the United Nations for Malaysia and Brunei network. LLSB reported that beneath the Selangor Maritime Gateway venture, 86,021 metric tonnes of floating rubbish, equal to the load of 470 Boeing 747 aircraft, had been removed from the Klang River..

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