Sale, purchase and use of polythene plastic bags will be completely banned in District Buner

Sale, purchase and use of polythene plastic bags will be completely banned in District Buner

By Jibran Buneri

PESHAWAR:
Sale, purchase and use of polythene plastic bags will be completely banned in buner on order of district administration Buner.

The DC Buner Zarif Almani notify in a meeting that a conference will held on 13 Dec at Daggar  College ground will named as ” SAFA Buner ” in which the Prohibition of Non degradable Plastic Bags Manufacture, Sale, Use will be banned under act 144.

At the same time, environment friendly oxo biodegradable plastic bags will be introduced.Plastic bags take centuries to naturally decompose, according to scientific estimates.

They present a threat to the environment, not only because they occupy landfills but also because of the emissions resulting from their production. The bags are also known to be dangerous to animals, which might ingest them accidentally.


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