Maharashtra Bans Plastic Carry Bags


The Maharashtra Cabinet on Thursday night decided to ban plastic in the state on Marathi New Year GudiPadwa, which falls on March 18 this year. State Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam had earlier announced the government’s intention to do so in November.The government plans to ban the use of plastic in two phases. The Maharashtra Environment Department said this includes stopping the use of polythene bags, specified types of plastic sheets, banners and flexes, flags, and plastic and thermocol items such as cups, plates, forks, spoons, glasses and bowls, plastic used to package food items, including milk, will have to be replaced with environment-friendly options.

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