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Single-use and Other Plastic Products (Waste Avoidance) Regulations 2021

Country/Territory
Australia
Territorial subdivision
South Australia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2021
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition, Waste & hazardous substances, General
Keyword
Social protection Business/industry/corporations Packaging/labelling Waste management
Geographical area
Asia and the Pacific, Australia and New Zealand, Indian Ocean, Oceania, South Pacific
Abstract

The Regulation establishes exclusions and exceptions to the Single-use and Other Plastic Products (Waste Avoidance) Act 2020 rules. For instance, these include exemption from ban of sale, supply and distribution of single-use plastic drinking straw to a designated person (designated person under the Regulation means a person who requires a single-use plastic drinking straw due to a disability or for medical purposes or medical reasons), same exemption applies for prescribed business (prescribed business under the Regulation means— (a) a pharmacy business; or (b) a local government council; or (c) a charitable organisation; or (d) a care facility; or (e) a medical or dental facility).

Full text
English
Website
www.legislation.sa.gov.au

References - Legislation

Implements

Single-use and Other Plastic Products (Waste Avoidance) Act 2020

Legislation | Australia | 2020

Keyword: Business/industry/corporations, Certification, Offences/penalties, Internal trade, Marine pollution, Packaging/labelling, Waste management, Waste prevention, Solid waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX