Simon+Ben direct ‘Plastic – A Second Life’.

 

In Kenya, being caught with a plastic bag can land you with a fine of $38,000 USD or four years in jail. One year on from the introduction of these extreme laws, innovators have responded in amazing and unexpected ways. One group of local fisherman in Lamu are building a giant sailing ship entirely from plastic waste. They intend to sail the Indian Ocean to raise awareness about marine plastic pollution.