Call to stop using plastic bags

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Environmental Affairs Committee Chairperson in the Municipal Council Eng Maha Al-Baghli has affirmed that plastic waste, especially plastic bags, are the most dangerous substances to the wild and marine environment as they are non-biodegradable.

Al-Baghli stressed the need to stop using plastic bags and replace them with biodegradable bags or encourage people to use recyclable bags. She pointed out many countries, including Bahrain, have stopped using plastic bags.

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019
very good move. we must do something to help the cause..otherwise it may create big problems in near future.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Excessive use of plastic bags will definitely bring problems for humans soon, we must do efforts to avoid this and help for the cause. Even its byproduct of petroleum, we must use wisely ..

Sunday, July 14, 2019
What is the alternative....bring in the biodegradable bags, make it mandatory in all cooperative and fish markets

Monday, July 8, 2019
Very good initiative.
Especially in mall like Lulu , carrefour unnecessary plastics are handed over. it should be stopped.

Sunday, July 7, 2019
Good move....

Everyone should contribute to save our planet....

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Need to build a habit of recycle instead of use and throw.

Sunday, July 7, 2019
better to have such great suggestion than going behind expats...

Sunday, July 7, 2019
Very good refinement.

Sunday, July 7, 2019
Good move. Also its our moral responsibility towards the environment.
If properly implemented this could contribute to a healthy green environment.

Aftab Khan
Saturday, July 6, 2019
This is great! Hats off to Eng Maha Al-Baghli for this move and I hope it gets implemented soon!

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