September 6, 2011

Sustainability campaign in India calling for ban on plastic bags

The Times of India reports on September 4, 2011 that UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Chair Dr. Rajendra K. Pachauri joins Chief Minister Tarun Kumar Gogoi of India's Assam state in calling for a ban on plastic bags in favor of eco-friendly jute, as part of a larger sustainability campaign encouraging greater eco-awareness and action, especially among youths.

Source: Times of India

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