However, the minister admitted it will be an uphill task since the drastic measure requires amending the law.
Very problematic for people who rely on the Mekong because the high algae concentration has been clogging fishing nets and making it difficult to fish.
Solving the pollution problem requires much more than just banning single-use plastics.
The reality that has unfolded over the past ten years, however, has been more dire than residents could have ever imagined.
The group said the projects would affect the livelihood of locals and hurt the rich biodiversity Including Songkhla Lake in Phatthalung.