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Friday, Nov 15, 2019

Maharashtra plastic ban

Jul 04, 2018 11:24
Pollution control board, which is the implementing authority of the ban, will ask experts to identify non­-recyclable items. read more
Jun 29, 2018 08:31
Tetra packaging is used for packaging various beverages and semi-liquid food items, while multi-layer packaging is used for packing chips, biscuits, etc. read more
Jun 25, 2018 10:26
BMC intensified its crackdown on retailers in Mumbai who have been using plastic items despite the statewide ban imposed by Maharashtra on Saturday. read more
Jun 24, 2018 18:55
The plastic manufacturing industry said he job losses from the ban will impact Maharashtra’s GDP, and also increase banks’ bad loans from the plastic sector. read more
Jun 24, 2018 01:02
BMC’s 250 inspectors visited major markets and public spaces to explain the nuances of the ban read more
Jun 23, 2018 12:44
On display across 120 stalls are cloth bags, biodegradable plates, cups and straws made of a sugarcane fibre called bagasse read more
Jun 23, 2018 01:13
State environment minister Ramdas Kadam compares the plastic ban to demonetisation, hinting that the notes ban was taken in a haste. read more
Jun 22, 2018 12:06
The 249-strong squad of civic inspectors may not raid malls and shops at the start. read more
May 25, 2018 15:04
Around 17 tonnes were collected from Andheri (west), the highest from any one area. read more
May 04, 2018 13:57
The BMC truck has been going around the city with posters and officials who are talking about the effects of plastic and the state’s ban read more
Apr 23, 2018 12:06
Presently, most stalls use plastic glasses to serve water, tea and cold drinks to passengers. read more
Apr 03, 2018 00:15
The board has asked its regional offices to start conducting site inspections of the manufacturing units and accordingly issue stop work notices if they are found to be operating in violation of the ban. read more