Dubai to Introduce a New Tariff for Single-use Bags

Dubai to Introduce a New Tariff for Single-use Bags

A new policy approved in Dubai on Monday will limit the use of single-use bags, this news comes with the vision of sustainability in the region.

Dubai is taking a significant step forward to create awareness about the use of single-use plastics and create change in the environment.

Starting July 1, 2022, single-use bags will cost 25 fils at stores across the Emirate. The tariff applies to restaurants, pharmacies and e-commerce deliveries.

Dubai will implement a complete ban within two years, as per the policy announced by the Executive Council.

News Source: Khaleej Times

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