Tanzania Bans Use of Plastic Bags

Tanzania has announced a nationwide ban on the use of plastic bags starting from June 1, 2019. The country is following in the footsteps of Rwanda and Kenya, in an attempt to tackle plastic pollution. The government believes it is a step that has to be taken to create a greener and cleaner future.

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  • Tanzania:   Country Bans Use of Plastic Bags

    Citizen, 1 June 2019

    The Plastics Carrier Bags Regulations 2019 that prevent import, export, manufacturing, sale, storage, supply, and use of plastic carrier bags regardless of their thickness takes… Read more »


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