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The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) has established an email address, policyonplasticban@nepa.gov.jm to receive comments and queries on the recently announced ban on single-use plastic bags, Styrofoam and plastic straws, which will take effect on Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

 The public may use this channel to submit suggestions, comments and queries. Manufacturers and other impacted stakeholders are also encouraged to use the dedicated channel to present their queries regarding the exemption application process.

 

For more information, please contact:

Public Education and Corporate Communication Branch (PECCB)

National Environment and Planning Agency

Tel: 876-754-7540, ext. 2437; 876 564 9397; Fax: 876-754-7596

Email: ollyvia.anderson@nepa.gov.jm  Website: www.nepa.gov.jm