'Unprecedented': HM Treasury inundated with responses to consultation on plastic waste tax

Madeleine Cuff
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HM Treasury says consultation on taxing plastic waste received highest ever response rate from businesses and the public, with strong support for measures to cut demand for takeaway containers

Public concern over plastic waste shows no sign of diminishing in the UK, with the Treasury revealing today its call for evidence on changing the UK tax system to reduce plastic waste prompted an unprecedented...

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