Published: 2019-12-05 11:11
Last Updated: 2019-12-05 11:50
A large number of social media users expressed their satisfaction with The Ministry of Environment's recent decision to officially ban non-biodegradable plastic bags in Jordan.
Dozens of people took to Twitter and Facebook, retweeting and sharing the news, that most of them described as "great".
People had many things to say regarding this decision on Roya News English Facebook page, here are some comments made by them:
Elissa Goudge commented, "This is great news! Now if we all stopped to pick up the plastic bags & bottles we see lying around on the road while we are walking, this country would be cleaned up in no time."
"Amazing news can’t wait for my new bins to be delivered let the recycling begin nationwide not just in specific neighborhoods," Catherine Colclough Abujaber posted.
Adnan Yousef commented, "A great step into saving the environment."
Great news which can rise the awareness to start using the reusable bags to protect our environment," Ola T. Badawi said.
Mais Sahli commented, "And we should report any shop that does not abide by these rules! Best news I've heard this year."
Oksana Uslavtseva posted, "Finally, great step Jordan!"