Government plans to ban microbeads by October 2017

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Government plans to ban microbeads by October 2017

Defra plans to change legislation by October 2017 to end UK sale of toiletry products containing tiny pieces of plastic harmful to marine life

By the end of October 2017 the government aims to have banned the sale of cosmetics and personal care products containing micro beads, according to new plans published today. The two-month consultation...

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