The supply of plastic bags to the occupied territories is prohibited from next June. < /b>
According to a new “government” decision, “plastic bags with handles will be prohibited from being provided to consumers for a fee or free of charge, through promotions or campaigns from June. Very light plastic bags without handles are excluded from the decision”.
The new decision seeks to prevent the free supply, sale, promotion or campaign of plastic bags, which are sold in purchases of the occupied from 2018 for 25 gross, and to minimize their consumption.
Meanwhile, the “deputy prime minister, minister of tourism, culture, of youth and environment, Fikri Ataoglou announced that they will take a decision to ban the sale of single-use plastics, such as plastic cutlery, glasses, plates or straws, at the next meeting of the “ministerial council”. p>