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Environment Protection (Control of Single Use Plastic Products) (Amendment) Regulations 2021

Country/Territory
Mauritius
Document type
Regulation
Date
2021
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Government Notice No. 309 of 2021, pp. 2678 to 2679.
Subject
Food & nutrition, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Packaging/labelling Waste management
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Indian Ocean, Small Island Developing States
Entry into force notes
These regulations shall be deemed to have come into operation on 15 January 2021.
Abstract

The purpose of these regulations is to amend the Environment Protection (Control of Single Use Plastic Products) Regulations 2020. Specifically, the document modifies articles 2 and 17 of the regulations and introduces the definition of “modified atmosphere packaging” meaning a preservation technique in which the composition of the atmosphere of a package of food is modified so that its composition is different from air.

Full text
English
Website
environment.govmu.org