Government Notifies Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016
- May 21, 2016
- Posted by: BiconAdmin
- Categories: Miscellaneous, Waste Management
The Government has notified the Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016, in suppression of the earlier Plastic Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2011. The Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar, said here today that the minimum thickness of plastic carry bags has been increased from 40 microns to 50 microns.