Call to ban single-use plastics in SA by 2020

Eco-activists urge political leaders to take up the cause


The organisations are challenging the leaders of the country’s four main parties to lead the way in the campaign to introduce a ban by January 1 2020 on plastic carrier bags, small fruit and vegetable bags, plastic straws, stirrers, cutlery and earbuds.

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