Ho Chi Minh City stops producing plastic packaging, importing disposable plastic products

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has issued a Plan to strengthen the management, reduction, reuse, recycling and treatment of plastic waste in Ho Chi Minh City in the period of 2022 – 2025 , vision to 2030.

Accordingly, Ho Chi Minh City strives to, by 2030, minimize the use of single-use plastic products and difficult-to-biodegradable plastic packaging.

Stop production and import of single-use plastic products, non-biodegradable plastic packaging, and products and goods containing microplastics (except for the case of production for export and the case of production and import of packaging). non-biodegradable plastic for packaging products and goods sold on the market according to regulations).

At the same time, Ho Chi Minh City will reduce 75% of plastic waste generated on Can Gio beach. Request to collect, reuse, recycle and treat 100% of discarded fishing gear, stop disposing of fishing gear directly into Can Gio sea.

 

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