` Plastic Ban – GBRI
 

Kenya is the latest African country to ban the manufacture and import of all plastic bags used for commercial and household packaging. This ban comes after the launch of ‘Clean Seas Initiative’ by the UN, which has already inspired 10 governments to address plastic pollution. In the words of Environment Cabinet Secretary Judi Wakhungu, “The ministry has […]

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Indonesia is responsible for dumping more plastic waste in the oceans than any other country, except China. It is also a country with the world’s highest levels of marine biodiversity- that is suffering seriously due to this plastic pollution. Therefore, the country has pledged up to $1 billion a year to dramatically reduce the amount of plastic […]

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India’s capital city Delhi recently prohibited the use of all types of disposable plastics. National Green Tribunal (NGT) enforced a ban on cutlery, bags, cups and other forms of single-use plastic following complaints about the illegal mass burning of plastic and other wastes at three local rubbish dumps, which has been blamed for causing air pollution. The […]

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