Over 870 kg polythene seized

Posted by on May 8th, 2010 and filed under Business/Economy, Crime/Disaster/Accident. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Chandigarh, May 8 (IANS) Coming down hard on the rampant use of polythene, authorities raided a grain market here and seized a whopping 870 kg of plastic, an official said Saturday.

‘Over 870 kg of banned polythene bags and packing materials were seized from a shop,’ a Chandigarh administration spokesman said.

The use and sale of polythene bags in Chandigarh has been banned with effect from Oct 2, 2008.

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