Application of Re-cycled and Plastic
Manufacture & usage rules 1999 as amended in 2003.
(a) Every recycled and plastic
manufacturer unit is required to apply for registration
on prescribed form to the concerned regional officer
and finally the registration letter will be issued by
the head Ofice.
(b) These uits are also required
to apply for consent to operate under water and air
act on composite application form along with consent
fee to the concerned regional officer and finally the
consent letter will be issued by the head Ofice.
(c) The thickness of the
plastic carry bag should not be less than 20 micron.
Prohibition of usage of carry
bags -or containers made of recycled plastics, --
No vendor shall use carry bags or containers made of
recycled plastics for storing, carrying, dispensing,
or packaging of foodstuffs.
Conditions of Manufacture
of carry bags and containers, made of plastics,--
Subject to the provisions of rule 4, any person may
manufacture carry bags or containers made of plastics
if the following conditions are satisfied, namely-.
(a) Carry bags and containers
made of virgin plastic shall be in natural shade or
(b) Carry bags and
containers made of recycled plastic and used for purposes
other than storing and packaging foodstuffs shall be
manufactured using pigments colourants as per IS:9833:1981
entitled "List of pigments and colourants for use
in plastics in contact with foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals
and drinking water".
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