Government accused of 'dragging its feet' on plastic waste

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Government policy on plastic waste is expected to emerge in a strategy later this year
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Government policy on plastic waste is expected to emerge in a strategy later this year

Environmental Audit Committee slams government for not committing to decisive action on deposit return schemes for plastic bottles and enhancing producer responsibility

A committee of MPs today accused the government of "dragging its feet" on tackling the UK's mountain of plastic waste, again urging ministers to introduce a deposit return scheme for bottles and ensure...

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