Perishable plastic, polythene to be banned from January, 2021

Perishable plastic, polythene to be banned from January, 2021

17 November 2020 05:34 pm

One-time usable plastic and polythene will be banned from January, 2021, in a move to limit waste for the protection of environment.

This has been announced by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa upon tabling the Appropriation Bill for 2021.

Accordingly, the decision would stand in effect from January 01, 2021.

MIAP