Abu Dhabi bans single-use plastic bags


Wed, 2022-06-01 23:55

ABU DHABI: Restrictions on single-use plastic bags took effect in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi Wednesday, as part of its efforts for a “greener future.”

The “single-use plastic bags ban starts today … to encourage sustainable living in Abu Dhabi,” the emirate’s media office said.

“Retailers in the emirate are encouraged to offer environmentally friendly reusable bags with a nominal fee to encourage positive behavioral change in the community, and support emirate-wide efforts for a greener future.”

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