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Amendment Regulations regarding Plastic Carrier Bags and Plastic Flat Bags, 2021, no. 317.

Country/Territory
South Africa
Document type
Regulation
Date
2021
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Government Gazette no. 44421/2021.
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste management Offences/penalties Internal trade Recycling/reuse Business/industry/corporations International trade
Geographical area
Africa, South Atlantic, Southern Africa
Abstract

The purpose of these Regulations is to amend the Regulations concerning the prohibition of manufacture, trade and commercial distribution of domestically produced and imported plastic carrier bags and plastic flat bags.

Full text
English
Website
dffe.gov.za

References - Legislation

Implements

Environment Conservation Act. No. 73 OF 1989.

Legislation | South Africa | 1989 (2009)

Keyword: Framework law, Protected area, Institution, Authorization/permit, Ecosystem preservation, Pollution control, EIA, Noise pollution, Marine protected areas, Marine area, Waste management, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Plastic Carrier Bags and Plastic Flat Bags (No. R. 625 of 2003).

Legislation | South Africa | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX