SinhalaSriLankaTamil-SriLanka

Expert’s Discussion of the Approved Cabinet Paper on Managing of the Plastic Usage

Plastic products have become very important, handy item in the Social Life. But haphazard disposal of those items has created many environmental problems for the past few decades. Improper disposal & open burning of plastic products have created many health & environmental issues. These lead to create economic & social issues too.


Considering the above facts the Central Environmental Authority, which is one of the main government institution works for protection & conservation of the environment, could obtain a cabinet approval for the proper management plastics and to minimize the environmental issues encountered with plastic.


CEA proposed an expert committee to work in this regard in order to get the expert opinions for the implementation of the said cabinet paper and the Waste Management Unit of CEA organized the committee meeting & panel discussion on 18th November at 9.30 am at CEA Board Room. For this expert discussion experts from the Consumer Affairs Authority, Ministry Of Mahaweli Development & Environment, Ministry of Health and other Government institutions, Universities, Industries related to plastic management were participated and contributed to give their comments for the better management of plastics.


Their valuable inputs for the preparation of action plan and a National Policy also given at the panel discussion

IMG 2039IMG 2055IMG 2060

Last Updated on Monday, 26 December 2016 06:58

WMAppBan

greenbanner2017eng

infoactEng

 epayment

weerawila

Latest News & Events

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
Polythene / Plastic & E- waste Prevention Week The Central Environment Authority had declared a... Read more
Presidential Environmental Awards – 2016 The ceremony “Presidential Environmental Awards – 2016”... Read more
“Wana Ropa” Tree Planting Program -2016 Under the guidance of H.E. the President Mithreepala... Read more
Environmental Art Compitition Winning arts of Haritha Dauruwo Art Cometition for "Sri... Read more
Sri Lanka Journal of Environment Management and Planning The Central Environmental Authority published the Journal... Read more
Service Appreciation 2017 (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In... Read more