BANGKOK GOES GREEN No Bag No Baht
In Bangkok the BMA (Bangkok Metropolitan Authority) has initiated a new campaign hailed as "Together We Can, No Bag No Baht."
Customers at participating supermarkets and shops receive a THB 1 baht discount on each THB 100 baht spent if they don't take a bag. Otherwise a THB 1 baht charge applies.
Environmental group Carrotmob have been actively engaging in talks with retailers such as 7-11 and Central Group.