efe-epaBy Eric San Juan. Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

A small business in Vietnam is taking plastic waste pollution and turning it into furniture ranging from elegant pieces of design to social housing.

Plastic People was set up by Argentinian Nano Morante and Spaniard Néstor Catalán, and based on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon. EFE-EPA