Lhasa Banned Disposable Foam Plastic Cutlery, Plastic Shopping Bags, Management Approaches

Original Language Title: 拉萨市禁止一次性发泡塑料餐具、塑料购物袋管理办法

Subscribe to a Global-Regulation Premium Membership Today!

Key Benefits:

Subscribe Now for only USD$40 per month.
Lhasa banned disposable foam plastic cutlery, plastic shopping bags, management approaches (February 9, 2012, Lhasa city people's Government 1th Executive meeting announced on February 16, 2012, Lhasa city people's Government, the 35th since April 1, 2012) first in order to strengthen the environmental management, prevent disposable foam plastic dinnerware, plastic shopping bags, environmental pollution, protect and improve the ecological environment, promoting economic and social development, according to the People's Republic of China environmental protection law, the Tibet Autonomous Region environmental protection regulations and related provisions,

    This municipality actually, these measures are formulated.

    Article within the administrative area of the city ban on the production, transport, storage, sales and management in the use of disposable foam plastic tableware, plastic shopping bags.

    Plastic shopping bags in these measures was made with resin as raw material, non-factory-original packaging of goods, places of business, services for commodities and other goods and goods costumes and bags used to carry products.

    Article city and County (district) Administrative Department of environmental protection on the prohibition of the production, transportation, storage, sale and use of disposable plastic foam in the business tableware, plastic shopping bags, the unified supervision and management.

    Fourth administrative departments in charge of environmental protection within the administrative area of the city, prohibiting the production of disposable foam plastic tableware, plastic shopping bags and law enforcement. Chengguan district of comprehensive urban management enforcement departments and other county administrative departments in charge of environmental protection within their respective jurisdictions prohibit transportation, storage, sale and use in your business.

    Disposable foam plastic cutlery, plastic shopping bags, and law enforcement.

    Fifth business, development and reform, public health, urban amenities, the quality and technical supervision, science and technology, public security traffic administrative departments shall, in accordance with their respective mandates, with the ban on the production, transport, storage, sales and operating in the use of disposable styrofoam tableware, plastic shopping bags in their related work.

    Sixth article of the city's commercial and service establishments provide plastic shopping bags.

    Encourage the use of cloth, paper, reusable shopping bags and other environmentally friendly products.

    The seventh above the county level people's Government or the competent administrative Department of environmental protection on the prohibition of the production, transportation, storage, sale and use of disposable plastic foam in the business tableware, plastic shopping bags have made remarkable achievements in the work units and individuals giving commendations and awards.

    Eighth article in violation of these regulations, sanction in accordance with the following provisions:

    (A) the production of disposable foam plastic dinnerware, plastic shopping bags, the municipal environmental protection administration authorities shall order to stop production deadlines for removal equipment, confiscation of disposable foam plastic dinnerware, plastic shopping bags, and a fine of 1000 Yuan more than 5000 Yuan fines; the circumstances are serious, punishable by more than 10000 20000 Yuan fines;

    (B) transportation or storage of disposable foam plastic tableware, plastic shopping bags, confiscation of disposable foam plastic dinnerware, plastic shopping bags, and a fine of 500 Yuan more than 1000 Yuan fine; the circumstances are serious, fined a maximum of 1000 more than 2000 Yuan;

    (C) sale or operating in the use of disposable styrofoam tableware, plastic shopping bags, with a warning, confiscation of disposable foam plastic dinnerware, plastic shopping bags, and a fine of less than 20 Yuan and 500 yuan in serious cases, fined 500 Yuan more than 1000 Yuan fine.

    (D) management of commercial and service industries not to strengthen management of disposable foam plastic tableware, plastic shopping bags in place of business sales and use of, be warned, order management collection of disposable foam plastic tableware, plastic shopping bags, and can be fined a maximum of 1000 more than 5000 Yuan.

    In contravention of this section to the second, third, and fourth, Chengguan district, in the region of Chengguan district of comprehensive urban management enforcement agencies impose administrative penalties, in other regions by the seat of the County Department of environmental protection Administration impose administrative penalties.

    The Nineth party refuses to accept the decision on administrative penalty, may apply for administrative reconsideration or bring administrative proceedings in accordance with law. Tenth article of the rules take effect on April 1, 2012. On March 25, 2005 in Lhasa, Lhasa city people's Government issued the ban on the production, sale and use of disposable foam plastic dinnerware, plastic bag regulation repealed at the same time.