Reducing plastic waste for the competitiveness of Vietnamese tourist attractions

Minh Tuan Tran, Trung Luong Pham, Xuan Tung Nguyen, D. Rudoy, A. Olshevskaya, V. Kankhva
2020 E3S Web of Conferences  
Plastic usage in tourism activities has increased significantly in Vietnam over the past decades, leading to the burden of plastic pollution and the threat to sustainable tourism development. The Vietnamese government has recognized the importance of plastic waste management in sustainable tourism. Laws and regulations on controlling pollution due to non-biodegradable plastic bags. Public education activities have been organized to encourage people replace plastic products with natural
more » ... , reuse plastic bags and reduce plastic wastes. Many tourism businesses have found ways to limit plastic consumption, such as replacing disposal plastic products with eco-friendly products. Vietnamese tourism has taken the first steps in reducing plastic waste pollution in tourism activities. This article proposed some solutions to limit and restrain plastic wastes from tourism in Vietnam.
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202021001011 fatcat:y34rulv5azel5blln6rsjerfxy