Jalandhar- A workshop on plastic waste administration was organized by Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) with the affiliation of Action Group Against Plastic Pollution (AGAP) NGO was organised in its workplace at Focal Point.
The workshop was presided over by the Joint Commissioner, Municipal Corporation Harcharan Singh.
The workshop was additionally attended by Chief Environmental Engineer, Jalandhar Er. GS Majithia, Environmental Engineer, Er. Kuldip Singh and Assistant Environmental Engineer Er. Sandeep Kumar together with Dr. Navneet Kaur Bhullar of Action Group Against Plastic Pollution (AGAP).
During the workshop, the representatives of the plastic manufacturing and producers of assorted industries have been additionally current.
The ill-effects of plastic carry luggage have been broadly mentioned throughout workshop.
President of Plastic Manufacturing items Ludhiana GS Batra and President of Jalandhar Plastic Association Navdish Singh additionally gave their strategies to encourage the compost materials primarily based plastic carry luggage.
Batra additionally requested to encourage the bio compost carry luggage manufacturing items in Punjab together with Exemption of GST, Subsidy to be launched on Bio compost carry luggage, Permissions for plastic waste registrations have to be granted at state degree, Easy availability of loans and industrial land for organising of latest items, Easy availability of uncooked materials (starch) and strict enforcement on getting into of banned plastic carry luggage from different states.