NEPA Fined St Andrew Business $25,000 For Breaching Plastic Ban

Latest Jamaica News, Kingston (McKoy’s News): A St Andrew business, Dragon Court Limited, has been reportedly fined by The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) $25,000 or 30 days imprisonment at hard labour for breaching the plastic ban.

NEPA says the sanction was imposed when the company appeared before the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court on Wednesday.

According to the agency, more than 16 individuals and companies have been charged to date since the enforcing of law.

NEPA continues to monitor the businesses around Jamaica as a result of a comprehensive enforcement and compliance strategy.

It is encouraging Jamaicans to support the plastic ban.

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