Producers asked to manage plastic waste menace in sustainable manner: PM’s aide

Dawn | Feb 22, 2021 at 9:03 AM
  • Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam on Sunday urged producers of plastics to play their part in managing the menace of plastic waste in a sustainable manner as it was playing havoc with the environment and public health.
  • Participants learnt that some of the firms had pledged to introduce technology measures for managing and recycling plastic waste generated as a result of the consumption of their products in plastic materials.
  • Stakeholders involved in manufacturing, selling and use of plastics were being approached to manage and recycle plastic waste as a part of the incumbent government’s efforts for environmental conservation and protection.