Government Senator, Mathew Samuda, says he’ll be lobbying Parliament to ban the importation of plastic bags weighing below the prescribed capacity and styrofoam containers.

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Senator Samuda says he intends to table a private members motion that should it be approved will bolster Jamaica’s reputation as a country that’s serious about its environment.

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Senator Samuda says a National Recyling programme should be the next step in the country’s path to properly managing its waste.

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