The Legal Bureau of the Jakarta Provincial Government enacted the Governor Regulation Number 142/2019 on December 31, 2019, to ensure that modern, as well as traditional markets do not provide any bags made of single-use plastics.
Warih pinned high hopes on Jakartans to bring and use their own eco-friendly, reusable grocery bags, such as those made of cloth, while shopping.
The management of the markets is also expected to sell eco-friendly bags to customers if they do not carry them.
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