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Artist Turns Plastic Bags into Arti
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Faiza Elmasry
June 23, 2014 3:01 PM
Plastic bags are so cheap to produce, sturdy and easy to carry that they are the preferred container in much of the world. But they are also a big source of pollution. Artist Allita Irby has found another use for plastic bags by turning trash into art. VOA's Faiza Elmasry reports. Faith Lapidus narrates.

Artist Turns Plastic Bags into Art

Faiza Elmasry

Published June 23, 2014

Plastic bags are so cheap to produce, sturdy and easy to carry that they are the preferred container in much of the world. But they are also a big source of pollution. Artist Allita Irby has found another use for plastic bags by turning trash into art. VOA's Faiza Elmasry reports. Faith Lapidus narrates.


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