Plastic free and carbon neutral: Manchester maps out bold green vision

James Murray
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Plastic free and carbon neutral: Manchester maps out bold green vision

Manchester Green Summit delivers a raft of new sustainability commitments, as Mayor Andy Burnham underlines commitment to decarbonisation

Mayor Andy Burnham used the city's first Green Manchester Summit yesterday to unveil a raft of new environmental goals, which could cement the region's position as one of the world's leading green business...

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