The Orwellian junta, or group of generals enforcing military rule in Burma are going green...at least in the main city (no longer the capital) by banning plastic, according to state's media outlet.
It said polythene bag factories that failed to close would lose their operating licenses and face legal action. The move comes two years after authorities in Burma's central city of Mandalay successfully prohibited polythene bags to protect the environment.
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