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The Mayor warned that the enforcement team will conduct raids on traders and impose hefty fines.
It may be noted that the Central and State governments have banned single-use plastic from July 1.
One of the studies will ascertain the reasons behind the froth on the river surface which reflects the “deadness of the water and nil dissolved oxygen in it”.
In a circular, the DoE listed actions to be taken by all the schools, including displaying “single-use plastic-free school’ on the main gate and at prominent places inside their premises.
Top officials said that the State generated an average plastic waste output of 1,178 tonnes per day during 2020-21.
The children will take the message home and will act as catalysts in ending the use of single-use plastics both in individual households and communities in general, sources said.
A child prodigy, Licypriya wanted her campaign to evoke the right crowd, hence she decided on setting up shop at the University of Delhi.
Enforcement of the ban on single-use plastic is yet to gain momentum.
Packing food has emerged as a big headache following the Centre’s ban on single-use plastic, say industry stakeholders.
The state boards have further been directed to intensify inspections of industrial and commercial establishments for effective implementation of the ban.
“Also, the electricity distributor in the area has been directed to cut off the supply of these 14 units so that they are not able to function,” said a senior DPCC official.
All complaints related to the violation of the ban and action taken by the direct enforcement teams will be received at the control room, an official said.
A 69-year-old general physician from Karimnagar is fighting against the rampant menace of singleuse plastic (SUP).
Though the ban has come for appreciation from many, people are of the opinion that it will be successful only when production of banned plastics is completely stopped.
The current ban covers items, which have a low utility and high littering potential, which are not widely used by large consumer companies and hence will have a limited impact for now.
To spread awareness about the recently implemented ban on single-use plastic (SUP) items, the government will impart training to the members of various eco-clubs in the city.
VMC, which relaxed norms in March 2020 due to pandemic, decides to strictly enforce ban
Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Sunday said the government will request the Centre to reduce GST on raw materials for production of alternatives to single-use plastic items.
The government’s decision to ban single-use plastic (SUP) products has left the daily retailers of prominent markets in the national capital in a state of bewilderment.