Get unlimited access to our best features
Subscribe now

India bans many single-use plastics to tackle waste

Summary by Ground News
India has banned some single-use or disposable plastic products as part of a federal plan to phase out the ubiquitous material in the nation of nearly 1.4 billion people. For the first stage, it has identified 19 plastic items that aren't very useful but have a high potential to become litter. These items range from plastic cups and straws to ice cream sticks.
1 month ago·New Delhi, India

News Articles

More Filters
All
Left
Center
Right
Times of India

Single-use Plastic Banned From Today

A total of 96 urban local bodies will ensure enforcement of the ban on single-use plastics measuring less than 100 micron at the grassroots level from Friday in accordance with the Centre’s decision to eliminate the use of such materials from July 1, 2022 in a bid to curb pollution.

1 month ago·Mumbai, India
Read Full Article
Reuters

India bans single-use plastic to combat pollution

India on Friday imposed a ban on single-use plastics on items ranging from straws to cigarette packets to combat worsening pollution in country whose streets are strewn with waste.

1 month ago·United Kingdom
Read Full Article
The Hindu

Ban on single-use plastic in Andhra Pradesh from July 1

Violators will lose trade licnence, says Director of Municipal Administration

1 month ago·India
Read Full Article
Global News

India moves to ban some single-use plastics to cut down waste - National

This isn't the first time that India has considered a plastic ban. But previous iterations have focused on specific regions, resulting in varying degrees of success.

1 month ago·Toronto, Canada
Read Full Article
Washington Times

Cups, straws, spoons: India starts on single-use plastic ban

India banned some single-use or disposable plastic products Friday as part of a federal plan to phase out the ubiquitous material in the nation of nearly 1.4 billion people.

1 month ago·Washington, United States
Read Full Article
abc News

India bans some single-use plastic in effort to cut waste

India banned some single-use or disposable plastic products Friday as a part of a federal plan to phase out the ubiquitous material in the nation of nearly 1.4 billion people

1 month ago·United States
Read Full Article
Think freely.Subscribe and get full access to Ground NewsSubscriptions start at $9.99/yearSubscribe

Bias Distribution

46% of the sources are Center
CNN
The Hindu
Global News
abc News
Hindustan Times
The Washington Post
South China Morning Post
+10
Reuters
Associated Press News
IBTimes
The Hill
Channel News Asia
WION
+18
Times of India
Washington Times
Independent.ie
Gulf News
Bangkok Post
India Today
+5
The National Herald
L 32%
C 46%
R 22%
See less detail