The Mall Group will start charging 1 baht for every plastic bag starting today, July 3 which is also the International Plastic Bag Free Day.
One baht proceeds will be donated to the World Wild Life Foundation Thailand.
The bag scheme will extend to department stores under The Mall Group such as The Mall, Emporium, EmQuartier, Siam Paragon and BluPort Hua Hin Resort Mall. All branches of Gourmet Market supermarkets are also included.
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