Aviation AAI makes 35 airports plastic-free, 20 more in line Updated : June 14, 2019 09:12 AM IST Single-use plastics or disposable plastics are used only once before they are thrown or recycled. Items like plastic bags, straws, coffee stirrers, soda and water bottles, six-pack rings, plastic party cups and most food packaging fall under the single-use plastic category. “The single-use plastics constitute 33 percent of all plastic waste. AAI has been carrying out internal audits of its airports along with stakeholders,” an AAI official said. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.