Jilin Province Banned Sales And One-Off Provisions Not Degradable Plastic Shopping Bags, Plastic Utensils

Original Language Title: 吉林省禁止生产销售和提供一次性不可降解塑料购物袋、塑料餐具规定

Read the untranslated law here: http://www.chinalaw.gov.cn/article/fgkd/xfg/dfzfgz/201506/20150600399329.shtml

Jilin province banned sales and one-off provisions not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic utensils

    (February 7, 2014 2nd meeting consideration of the Jilin provincial government by February 13, 2014, Jilin provincial people's Government announced order No. 244, come into force on January 1, 2015) first in order to protect and improve the ecological environment, save resources, prevention of pollution from plastic shopping bags, plastic cutlery, according to relevant regulations of the State, combined with the facts of the province, these provisions are formulated. Second time not degradable plastic shopping bag in these rules refers to fancy carrying oil based raw materials used in the production of consumer goods, in the natural environment or under composting conditions are not biodegradable disposable plastic bags products. Commodity factory-original bag and used to hold the bulk of fresh food, cooked food and other commodities without carrying capability except for the plastic bags.

    Once in these rules is not biodegradable plastic flatware, refers to the production of oil-based raw materials, in the natural environment or under composting conditions are not biodegradable disposable plastic meal boxes, trays, cups, bowls, saucers and other food containers (hereinafter is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic utensils).

    Article working in the administrative regions of the province and is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic cutlery production, marketing and use of activities relating to the units and individuals should abide by these provisions. Fourth, within the administrative region of this province against production and sales is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic cutlery.

    Prohibited merchandise sales, business services provided to consumers in non biodegradable plastic shopping bags and plastic cutlery.

    Fifth people's Governments above the county level shall strengthen the ban on the production, sale and is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic tableware's leadership, the establishment of coordination mechanisms, and urge the departments concerned to perform their supervisory duties.

Sixth quality and technology supervision departments, the industrial and commercial administrative departments according to their respective functions, supervise production, management and service providers, to investigate and punish violations of this provision in the production, sale and is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic utensils.

Administrative Department of environmental protection in accordance with mandated responsibilities, prevention is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic pollution and the related supervision and management work.

    Other relevant departments and units within the range of responsibilities under the collaborative banning the production, sales and the provision of non biodegradable plastic shopping bags, plastic tableware of supervision and management.

Article people's Governments at various levels shall organize the relevant departments to carry out a ban on the production, sale and is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic cutlery publicity and education activities, oil and plastic products, heat generated awareness of the toxicity of regularization.

    Promotion of commodity producers, operators and consumers using biodegradable plastic products for product packaging and costumed carrying goods.

    Eighth people's Governments at various levels shall gradually establish a perfect plastic waste recycling network, enhance the recycling of plastics waste; build bio-composting stations, plastic waste composting. Nineth shopping malls, shops, marketing start up should ban the sale and is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic utensils for inspection, building management system, strengthen publicity on the operators.

Violations of the provisions of this Act to discourage, and reports on relevant management departments.

    Operator shall establish the relevant purchase and sale of plastic products account, detailed records of purchases, sales and offers, contents, date, and number of channels.

    Tenth article of any unit and individual have the right to report violations of the provisions of the Act, the authorities received a tipoff should be processed in a timely manner.

11th violations of the provisions of this article fourth, be punished in accordance with the following provisions:

(A) the production is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic cutlery, by the quality and technical supervision Department ordered corrective action and has illegally obtained, fines of between 10,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan; no illegal proceeds, more than 5000 Yuan and 10,000 yuan fine. (B) the sale is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic cutlery, industrial and commercial administrative authority shall order rectification, individuals in a warning and fined a maximum of 200 Yuan.

Enterprise has illegally obtained, fines of between 10,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan; no illegal proceeds, more than 1000 Yuan and 10,000 yuan fine.

    (C) provided in the sales of goods, business services is not degradable plastic shopping bags, plastic cutlery, industrial and commercial administrative authority shall order rectification, giving warning to individuals and fines of between 100 Yuan; penalty of between 500 Yuan more than 5000 of the enterprise.

    12th national staff in the prohibition of the production, sales and the provision of non biodegradable plastic shopping bags, plastic cutlery managing dereliction of duty, abuse of power, favoritism, administrative sanctions by their work units or by the competent departments constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

13th article of the rules the following terms mean:

Degradable plastic products, refers to the production of bio-based materials, in natural environments or under composting conditions will eventually be degraded plastic products.

    Oil-based raw materials, refers to oil through the refinery and production of resin raw materials used in the manufacture of plastic products. 14th article of the regulations come into force on January 1, 2015.