World Wildlife Fund Delegation to visit to EPPIC Shop in Ha Long, Quang Ninh 

World Wildlife Fund Delegation to visit EPPIC Shop in Ha Long, Quang Ninh 

Hanoi (VNA) – On 27 May 2023, a delegation of 30 people from the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Delegation visited the EPPIC Shop in Ha Long. EPPIC shop is a store to showcase innovative products and services to reduce plastic pollution from the Ending Plastic Pollution Innovation Challenge (EPPIC).  

During the visit, the delegates are introduced to the innovative solutions displayed in the shop including breathable bags (Galaxy Biotech), grass straw (Green Joy), and other local environmentally friendly products. Besides, WWF shares a potential opportunity to collaborate with EPPIC in plastic reduction-related activities that WWF is implementing in Hue City (Thua Thien Hue province, Viet Nam).  

The two sides are willing to exchange experiences in organizing and implementing waste and plastic management activities. The WWF representative also proposed replicating the EPPIC shop model in Hue City.  

EPPIC Shop in Ha Long is open to all visitors from Vietnam and beyond interested in exploring the many eco-friendly solutions. It is believed that this visit will inspire more innovative solutions for reducing plastic pollution Viet Nam and worldwide. 

 

 

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