The Prohibition of Plastics Utilization Associated with the Principle of Sustainable Development
Proceedings of the Riau Annual Meeting on Law and Social Sciences (RAMLAS 2019)
Hundreds of millions of plastics are used on this earth, therefore, hundreds of millions of plastic wastes is also becoming the world's main pollutant. Plastic waste management in Indonesia has not been a priority compared to other service issues. Yet, the management tasks will not be any lighter in the future. If the will, ability and efforts are still as they are today, the problem of waste will always arise, and can even be bigger. Prohibition of plastic utilization associated with the
... ated with the principle of sustainable development will not be a substantive and sustainable development if it does not involve participation of the society and government. Formulation of the problem of this research is; how is the prohibition of plastics utilization associated with the principle of sustainable development? Research method used by the researcher is normative legal research or so called doctrinal legal research by using the criteria of legal principles. This research is a descriptive research, in which it provides a detailed, clear, and systematic description of the main problem. Deductive thinking method is used in drawing the conclusion. The results of the research are the plastics utilization associated with the principles of sustainable development carried out with five basic principles, namely Ecology (environment), Economy (welfare), Equity (fairness), Engagement (participation), and Energy. Sustainable development with an environmental perspective is essentially inseparable from human development itself. Humans are both subject and object of development. Humans are in a central position so that the implementation of development and its results must not ignore the human dimension.