7 months ago

How women are turning one of the world's worst invasive plants into handbags and rugs

Tech Insider
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Water hyacinths have ravaged native ecosystems in at least 50 countries. They continue to spread and grow rapidly without much interference. Rokhak Women Handicraft is taking these plants out of the ecosystem and employing Cambodian women to make bags and rugs out of the weed.