43% less rubbish removed from Sg Klang during MCO

Workers seen near Sg Klang in Kuala Lumpur. The river’s WQI readings at Class III are almost 90% during the MCO compared with the 46% recorded a year ago. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, April 20, 2020.

THE amount of rubbish removed from Sg Klang has dropped by almost half during the movement-control order (MCO) period, said Landasan Lumayan Sdn Bhd (LLSB).

It said 580 metric tonnes (MT) were collected under the Selangor Maritime Gateway (SMG) project from March 15 to April 15 compared with the average of 900MT to 1,200MT per month over the last six months  – a reduction of 43%.

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