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Law to control the use of plastic bags vital, say activists

MIRI: Environmental activists have called authorities to introduce a law to ban the use of plastic bags in shopping complexes and supermarkets.


Consumer groups want traders to provide alternatives for plastic bags

WITH the ban on plastic bags in the Federal Territories and Selangor having taken effect from Jan 1, consumer groups and experts are asking what happens to the money gained from the sale of plastic bags that were once given free to consumers.

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Ready with reusable bags to avoid 20sen charge

SUPERMARKET customers in Kuala Lumpur are adapting well to the 20sen pollution charge to use biodegradable plastic bags by bringing their own shopping bags.


Traders at wet markets still provide plastic bags

MINI markets, supermarkets and hypermarkets have stopped providing free plastic bags to consumers following the Selangor Government’s policy to reduce plastic use implemented from Jan 1 this year.

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Cool no-sew cloth bags

OLD T-shirts have not outlived their usefulness. You can turn them into bags with only a pair of scissors.


Bye bye plastic bags

FOLKS in Perak have lauded the state government’s decision to ban the usage of polystyrene containers and plastic bags beginning in June next year.

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Most people not ready to discard single-use plastic bags

MAJORITY of the people in Perak are unable to do away with single-use plastic bags, says state Environment Committee chairman Dr Abdul Aziz Bari.

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Group: Control use of plastic bags

JOHOR BARU: Johor should emulate other countries which have managed to control the use of plastic bags.

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FT Ministry: Sirim can determine authenticity of biodegradable plastic bags

THE Standard and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (Sirim) will provide its expert opinion to determine the authenticity of biodegradable plastic bags, according to the Federal Territories Ministry.