Drop in plastic bags littering British seas linked to introduction of 5p charge

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Drop in plastic bags littering British seas linked to introduction of 5p charge

Scientists find an estimated 30 per cent drop in plastic bags on the seabed in the same timeframe as charges were introduced in European countries

A big drop in plastic bags found in the seas around Britain has been credited to the introduction of charges for plastic bags across Europe. Ireland and Denmark were the first two countries to bring...

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