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Get beer in return for trash at the Goa's waste bar. Image source: Prokerala

This popup waste bar in Goa hands out beer in exchange for beach trash

Modelled on similar bars in the Netherlands, a popup waste bar in Goa attempts to clean up the state's beaches.

Presenting an unusual way to clean up its trashy beaches, a waste bar in Goa is handing out free beers in exchange for the beach waste. This concept of a waste bar, borrowed from the Netherlands, was undertaken by the ‘TeraMeraBeach’ campaign by Drishti Marine, a private beach management agency. The idea is simple: trade in 10 beer bottle caps, 20 used cigarettes, or five used plastic straws for a chilled beer or a cocktail.

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