PLASTIC BAGS FORBIDDEN IN CHINA Since June 1st all supermarkets and drugstores won't give free plastic bags. Every plastic bag less thatn 0.025mm cant be produced, sold or used. If the customers want plastic bags they will have to buy them or use fabric bags that are encouraged by the goverment.
Plastic waste has become one of China's biggest problems. According to the China Plastic Recycle Comitee, every single day 1000 million plastic bags are used for groceries and 2000 million bags are used for other purposes. And it will take up to 200 years to dissapear.plastic bags have a negative impact in the natural resources and has become a major health problem.