Dead whale had 115 plastic cups, 2 flip-flops in its stomach

Watch Video

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A dead whale that washed ashore in eastern Indonesia had a large lump of plastic waste in its stomach, including drinking cups, bottles and flip-flops, a park official said Tuesday, causing concern among environmentalists and government officials in one of the world’s largest plastic-polluting countries.

Rescuers from Wakatobi National Park found the rotting carcass of the 31-foot sperm whale late Monday near the park in Southeast Sulawesi province...


What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

Watch Video [+]    JAKARTA [+]    Indonesia [+]    Rescuers [+]    Wakatobi National Park [+]    Monday [+]    Southeast Sulawesi [+]   

More #news: