Lagos to introduce policy on plastic waste management » Tribune Online


In view of the increasing prevalence of plastic waste and its negative effect on the environment in recent years, the Lagos State Government is set to put in place policy guidelines for plastic utility to ensure a sustainable management of plastic waste

The policy guideline will also be backed up with appropriate legal framework to be established through an enabling law.


According to a statement signed by the Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, Mr Tunji Bello, made available to Ecoscope, the government will also put in place a strategy for identifying and disseminating sustainable plastic waste management knowledge to the public.

Continuing, he said the…

Source: Nigerian Tribune