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Himachal to frame policy to find plastic alternatives: Sukhvinder Sukhu
Himachal CM Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu has announced that state government would formulate a policy within next one year for finding alternatives to plastic
Updated on Jun 06, 2023 01:18 AM IST
ByHT Correspondent, Shimla
Problem of plenty: Ban no bar, Delhi markets struggle to get rid of plastics
Earbuds with plastic sticks, plastic cutlery and straws were found in use with shopkeepers saying that they were not able to find alternatives suggested by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC).
Updated on Jul 02, 2022 08:11 AM IST
Single-use plastic ban to come into force across India from tomorrow
DPCC officials said that adequate time has been given to suppliers, manufacturers and retailers to phase out these items and ensure a zero inventory of the banned stock from July 1 onwards.
Updated on Jun 30, 2022 01:39 PM IST
Plastic ban: SUP still available in Delhi markets, traders awaiting alternatives
At the Karol Bagh market, multiple shops, include juice and lassi sellers were using plastic cups. While some said that paper cup are costlier than plastic ones, some others said they were phasing out the stock.
Updated on Jun 30, 2022 04:42 AM IST
Single-use plastic ban in Delhi: Awareness drive from July 1
The Delhi government will launch a campaign from July 1 to encourage people to comply with the ban on 19 single-use plastic (SUP) items in Delhi, environment department officials said on Tuesday
Updated on Jun 22, 2022 01:16 AM IST