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To: Mayor Paz Corro Radaza

Plastic Ban in Lapu-Lapu City

Plastic Ban in Lapu-Lapu City

To enforce a ban to use plastic bags in major malls and establishments and promote the use of paper bags, cloth, recyclable paper and/or reusable checkout bags. This is to help reduce plastic wastes that are one of the major causes of flooding and pollution.

Why is this important?

To reduce plastic wastes that are one of the major causes of flooding and pollution. Plastic wastes are not only clogging drainage areas but also the majority of this goes directly to the ocean harming marine animals. Most of the locals as well are still burning plastic wastes which is very harmful for the environment.

Lapu-Lapu City, Central Visayas, Philippines

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Reasons for signing

  • Other cities and municipalities succeeded in such an endeavor. Time to follow. Thanks!
  • We need to ban plastic on the entire PH where we can use shopping bags made of cloth.
  • Because we have to create a world that is safe and wonderful for our children, and to stop polluting the land, sea and air.

Updates

2016-12-04 09:53:06 +0800

100 signatures reached

2016-08-23 18:14:07 +0800

50 signatures reached

2016-08-22 16:02:03 +0800

25 signatures reached

2016-08-22 11:49:17 +0800

10 signatures reached