Philippe Yoda
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Africa's plastic recycling entrepreneur

Burkina Faso in West Africa is the continent's latest country to follow Rwanda in banning plastic bags.

Back in May 2014, the new law gave people six months to use what they had.

In Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, the BBC's Tamasin Ford spoke to entrepreneur Philippe Yoda, whose innovations in plastic recycling have taken him all over the world.

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  • 17 Oct 2014