Three years after the Plastic limit order

Winners for Nature & Environment NewsStoriesThree years after the Plastic limit order

By Wang Qibo (

15:34, March 27, 2012   

Since the implementation of the Notice on the Restrictions of Producing, Selling andUsing Plastic Shopping Bags by the General Office of the State Council in June of2008, 

the "Plastic Limit Order" in Shenyang of China's Liaoning Province had achievedremarkable results in the supermarkets and department stores. 

However, journalistsfound that food markets and night fairs in Shenyang hadn't strictly followed therequirements of the "Order".