Today they are handling the plastic by burning it in their stoves or in their garden or just handling it as organic waste and thereby throwing it in the nature. This has coursed an increase in the amount of lung diseases in the area. When throwing it in the nature it also courses problem. E.g. it chokes the pipes that are made to prevent flooding in the area. The area is a river delta and with the tide coming in everyday, the plastic lying around is taken directly into the sea.