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Meksiko Mulai Larang Plastik Sekali Pakai

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Senin, 04 Jan 2021 19:00 WIB

Meksiko - Anggota parlemen Mexico City akhirnya menetapkan larangan penggunaan plastik sekali pakai. Hal ini untuk menyelamatkan lingkungan yang makin terancam.

Snacks are displayed for sale in disposable cups, on the cart of a street vendor in central Mexico City, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. The few street food vendors out working on New Year's Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic said they were either unaware of or were still figuring out how to comply with a broad ban on single-use containers, forks, straws, and other ubiquitous items that took effect Friday in Mexico's capital, one of the world's largest cities, after more than a year of preparation. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Larangan luas terhadap wadah sekali pakai, garpu, sedotan, dan barang lainnya mulai berlaku di ibu kota Meksiko, setelah lebih dari satu tahun persiapan.  

Snacks are displayed for sale in disposable cups, on the cart of a street vendor in central Mexico City, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. The few street food vendors out working on New Year's Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic said they were either unaware of or were still figuring out how to comply with a broad ban on single-use containers, forks, straws, and other ubiquitous items that took effect Friday in Mexico's capital, one of the world's largest cities, after more than a year of preparation. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Sekretaris lingkungan Mexico City mengatakan warga Meksiko harus selalu membawa wadah dan alat makan sendiri.  

Snacks are displayed for sale in disposable cups, on the cart of a street vendor in central Mexico City, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. The few street food vendors out working on New Year's Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic said they were either unaware of or were still figuring out how to comply with a broad ban on single-use containers, forks, straws, and other ubiquitous items that took effect Friday in Mexico's capital, one of the world's largest cities, after more than a year of preparation. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Kendati demikian, masih tampak penjual yang menyediakan plastik sekali pakai untuk makanannya.  

Snacks are displayed for sale in disposable cups, on the cart of a street vendor in central Mexico City, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. The few street food vendors out working on New Year's Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic said they were either unaware of or were still figuring out how to comply with a broad ban on single-use containers, forks, straws, and other ubiquitous items that took effect Friday in Mexico's capital, one of the world's largest cities, after more than a year of preparation. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Kota berpenduduk 9 juta orang ini telah menghabiskan setahun terakhir untuk menyesuaikan peraturan pelarangan penggunaan plastik sekali pakai.  

Snacks are displayed for sale in disposable cups, on the cart of a street vendor in central Mexico City, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. The few street food vendors out working on New Year's Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic said they were either unaware of or were still figuring out how to comply with a broad ban on single-use containers, forks, straws, and other ubiquitous items that took effect Friday in Mexico's capital, one of the world's largest cities, after more than a year of preparation. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Penggunaan plastik sekali pakai disebut dapat mengancam lingkungan.  

Snacks are displayed for sale in disposable cups, on the cart of a street vendor in central Mexico City, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. The few street food vendors out working on New Year's Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic said they were either unaware of or were still figuring out how to comply with a broad ban on single-use containers, forks, straws, and other ubiquitous items that took effect Friday in Mexico's capital, one of the world's largest cities, after more than a year of preparation. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Pada 2019, menurut badan lingkungan ibu kota, Meksiko menghasilkan sekitar 13.000 ton sampah per hari.  

Meksiko Mulai Larang Plastik Sekali Pakai
Meksiko Mulai Larang Plastik Sekali Pakai
Meksiko Mulai Larang Plastik Sekali Pakai
Meksiko Mulai Larang Plastik Sekali Pakai
Meksiko Mulai Larang Plastik Sekali Pakai
Meksiko Mulai Larang Plastik Sekali Pakai