The Legal notice for banning of plastic bags (notice No. 99/2004)

Country
Type of law
Miscellaneous
Date of original text
Source
Other

Keywords

Abstract
The notice states that polyethylene plastic bags that are not bio-degradable and their thickness with less than 100 micrometer are not allowed to be imported, produced, used and disposed. This legal notice had been enforced immediately after promulgate and actions taken. Thus, the act can be concluded as one of the successful policy instruments implemented at all levels.
Topics
Chemicals and Waste
Source language

Tigrinya

Legislation Amendment
No
Toolkit legislation
Plastic
Regulatory Approach
Plastic toolkit tags
Plastic carrier bags, Plastic waste, Polyethylene