Single use plastic to be banned in Dimapur from Sept 18

Single use plastic to be banned in Dimapur from Sept 18
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Dimapur, September 11: In pursuance of Government Notification and with a view to eradicate the menace of plastic and various environmental and ecological challenges posed by rampant use of plastic, Deputy Commissioner, Dimapur, Kevekha Kevin Zehol has totally banned single use plastic products within the district with effect from September 18.
The banned single use plastic includes all plastic carry bags, with or without handles, irrespective of thickness and size; plastic cutlery including plates, plastic cups, straws, stirrers etc.; cutlery and other decorative, made of Styrofoam (thermocol); Polythene; nylon; Poly-Vinyl chloride (PVC); Poly-propylene and Poly-styrene.
DC further informed all to abide by the order and defaulters will be penalized as per the provision of law.
(Page News Service)