These Single-Use Plastic Items Will Be Banned From July 1 Next Year

The Centre has notified amended rules prohibiting manufacture, import, stocking, distribution, sale and use of identified single-use plastic items, including plates, cups, cutlery, and packing films around boxes for sweets and cigarette packets among others. The thickness of plastic carry bags will be increased from 50 microns to 75 microns from September 30, 20 more