February 17, 2014
An American volunteer has helped to construct a school library in Uganda out of used plastic bottles and Plastic shopping bags popularly known as buvera – all picked from dust bins.
The building, the first of its kind in the country, is found at Mwizi Secondary School in Mbarara district, southwestern Uganda.
The low cost technology is helping the region to reuse plastic bottles and bags in a move to avoid plastic menace.
Kimberlaly Koeven, an American Peace Corp volunteers worked with the school leaders to construct the library.
She describes this as an effective solution for reusing the plastic wastes.
Polythene bags are…
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