Maha set to ban plastic containers, banners, boards, not just bags
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 9:29 AM
After banning certain types of plastic bags, the Maharashtra government is now planning to ban plastic banners, containers and hoardings, among others, by March 2018. However, plastic used for packing and packaging will be exempted from the ban, officials said. The state environment department has directed the authorities to ensure strict implementation of the proposed ban.