Nasugbu bans plastic, styrofoam
The Sangguniang Panlalawigan ng Batangas (legislative council) has approved a proposed ordinance from the local government of Nasugbu which called for a total ban on the use of styrofoam and plastic bags for dry goods in the locality.
The ordinance, aimed to promote cleanliness for the welfare of its local residents, also includes the regulated use of plastic materials for wet goods.
During its fifth Regular Session, the council’s Committee on Environmental Protection, chaired by (2nd District) Board Member Wilson Leandro T. Rivera, reviewed and thoroughly discussed the proposed Municipal Ordinance No. 79 Series of 2017 of the local government of Nasugbu.(PNA)
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