Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016
The Gazette of India
Title - Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 Published in the Gazette of India, part-II, Section-3, Sub-section (ii)
The draft rules, provided a regulatory framework for Plastic waste management generated in the country. It also focuses on plastic waste minimisation, source segregation, recycling, involving waste pickers, recyclers and waste processors in collection of plastic waste fraction either from households or any other source.
These rules apply to every waste generator, local body, gram Panchayat, manufacturers, Importers and producer.