The Borneo Post: Dutch backpacker leads way in trash management

Tijmen Sissing Trashpacker Cleaning Beaches Plastic Pollution

SANDAKAN: A Dutchman backpacker, Tijmen Sissing, 27, is now known among the locals here as the ‘Caucasian who picks up trash from the beach’, after a video of him banding with locals to clear garbage from the beaches of Lahad Datu went viral on social media, recently.

Tijmen then started a Facebook page named The Trashpacker in hope to influence more people to join him in spreading awareness about trash management.

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