MPs target packaging firms in calls for tougher action on plastic waste

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MPs back deposit return schemes and want to see packaging companies bear more of the cost for recycling products
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MPs back deposit return schemes and want to see packaging companies bear more of the cost for recycling products

Environmental Audit Committee calls for national deposit return scheme for plastic bottles and for more of the financial burden for plastic recycling to be shifted onto industry

Sweeping changes are needed at individual, local and national levels in order to "turn back the plastic tide" of waste and help boost ailing recycling rates in the UK, according to MPs. A major report...

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