5,601 notices issued over use of polystyrene and straws

The ban on use of polystyrene in Johor was enforced on July 1 this year. — Filepic

ISKANDAR PUTERI: Local authorities in Johor have issued a total of 5,601 notices to food business operators in the state since July for violating the ban on the use of polystyrene containers and straws at their premises.

State housing and local government committee chairman Ayub Jamil said 2,780 notices were issued in July, 1,432 in August, 1,346 in September and 43 in October.

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