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A factor that worked against the ban on plastics imposed by the city corporation in the capital city was the absence of an alternative.
The fine has been collected from 2,09,589 persons and places while 17,084 kg of plastic has been seized between June 23 and August 31.
A bench comprising Patna High Court Chief Justice M.R. Shah asked the state government to make a law on the ban and to use the media to create awareness.
The Tamil Nadu Pondy Plastic Association has requested the State to postpone the single use plastic ban in TN for some more time till all concerns of stakeholders are addressed.
As per the decision made by the authority, there will be no use of plastic folders and instead only paper or cloth folders to be used during meetings.
A circular has been issued to all the offices that come under RDPR, including gram panchayats and zilla panchayats.
The ban on disposable cups, plates, spoons, forks and glasses was rolled out on the 72nd Independence Day.
Their latest vegetable compartment bag arrived in the market in June. The women do everything from sourcing the materials to stitching the bags.
The state government would seek people's feedback on the draft proposal to ban the production, distribution, and sale of plastic bags, he said while addressing "Bihar Prithvi Diwas" function here.
In the first phase, ban will be imposed in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Berhampur, Sambalpur and Rourkela
The notification was challenged in the high court by plastic, PET bottle and thermocol manufacturers and retailers' associations on the ground that the ban was arbitrary and bad in law.
The next time you choose to step out with a plastic bag in your hands, chances are you could be facing a Rs 500 fine.
A meeting to review the arrangements chaired by Mayor V K Prasanth has asked the Health Department to undertake prompt cleaning of the temple premises before and after the conduct of the ritual.
UP became the 19th state in the country to ban polythene.
As part of this partnership, Gem will set up reverse vending machines, collection points and collection centres for PET waste bottles at several locations across the state.