Chile’s Association of Plastic Industries files a complaint against banning plastic bags.
A whale has died in southern Thailand after swallowing more than 80 plastic bags, officials said, ending an attempted rescue that failed to nurse the mammal back to health.
Senior Environment Ministry officials urge to help cut the use of plastic bags.
In a narrow aisle crowded with boisterous shoppers, a small shop owner places an order for plastic bags.
Supermarket customers will be charged for using plastic bags as part of government measures to reduce waste.