Ratnagiri: The use of single (single) plastic has been banned since July 1 and if this type of plastic is seen to be sold, strict action will be taken. B. NORTH. Patil has given. Bans include plastic and thermocol used for decoration, candy boxes, invitation cards, plastic used as a cover on cigarette packs, ear piercing with plastic popsicle sticks, plastic popsicle sticks, plastic flags, candy, popsicle sticks, plates , cups, glasses and other items. .
District level working group meeting on the single use of plastic It was organized under the chairmanship of Patil. There are many other natural means available instead of single use plastic items. It mainly has good options like cloth bags, bamboo, wooden items, ceramic plates, bowls, etc. Citizens should increasingly use non-essential items, appealed Dr. Patil has done so. The district collector also said that more emphasis should be placed on recycling plastic items so that they do not pose a greater threat to the environment.
Executive Director of Zilla Parishad Dr. Indurani Jakhar, Regional Officer, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Plastic Cell Headquarters, Nandkumar Gurav, Regional Officer, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Kolhapur. S. Salunkhe, Rakshe, Executive Engineer, Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation, Sagar Auti, Sub-Regional Officer, Chiplun Division, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Amit Latte, Regional Officer, All Municipal Councils, Heads of Nagar Panchayat, Officers Development Group were present at the meeting. According to the 2018 Maharashtra Plastics and Thermocol notification, after the ban is imposed, a fine of up to Rs. A second offender will be fined Rs 10,000, while a third offender will be fined Rs 25,000 and jailed for three months.