Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival
The waste that people create during festivals and events can have a huge impact on our oceans and lakes, especially when the events are held on the beach. Typically, single-use disposable plastic items such as cups, plates and bottles are used for convenience, and often waste is littered or overflowing the few rubbish bins that are in the area.
Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival is no exception, and there are some added single-use disposable items particular to this holiday which need to be considered when trying to limit your own waste footprint: think glow sticks, lanterns and tea light candles.
Tips to Create Less Waste
Here are a few tips on how to minimise your waste impact during the Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival:
A big thank you to Nancy Lokos for the fantastic poster design!